Cambodian 19th Century Set.

19th cent. Cambodian chess set. Kings and bishops of inverted baluster form with stepped conical finials. Queens and rooks of squat bulbous form with conforming finials. Knights modeled as oversized horses’ heads, pawns as simple disks. This is an incomplete set and several pawns are missing. 


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

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