Lot 217

Chess game called "Barleycorn" made of turned bones. Storage box (posterior) marked "Chess".
England, between 1820 and 1850.
Dimensions: King: 9,5 cm, queen: 8,9 cm, rook: 6 cm, knight: 5,3 cm, bishop: 5,1 cm, pawn: 3,8 cm.
Some variations, including a red pawn of a more intense colour and a red horse replaced.