Barleycorn Set.

Barleycorn set. Mid-19th century. Bone. German, probably Nuremberg.

King 68 mm; pawn 30 mm. Condition: Good, with some chips, scratches, dirt, and fading of red pigment. Possible replaced finial on one red rook.

Sold for US$ 250.

From Chess Collectors International auction; September 5, 2020, in St. Louis, MO, USA

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