Lot #941. Abstract Brass Chess & Checkers Compendium

$295.00

A vintage Walter Gold Abstract chess and Checkers compendium. These abstract chessmen were felted and fabricated from solid Brass.  The King stands 3-3/4″ tall with a 1-1/4″ base. The pieces and fitted storage box are in very good condition. Sold through Galter Gold & Sons Ltd. Circa 1970.

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Abstract Brass Chess & Checkers Set.

A vintage Abstract Brass Chess & Checkers Set in a fitted and lined wooden chess board pattern case. The compendium is red felt-lined with compartments for the individual chess pieces and draughts.  The Chess and Checkers pieces are fabricated from solid Brass and set atop red felt base pads. Each of the chess and checkers pieces has a white or black nylon button to differentiate the two armies.

The King stands 3-3/4″ tall with a 1-1/4″ diameter base. The pieces play and display best on a chessboard with 2-0″ squares. The chessboard shown forms the outside of the fitted storage case when opened. Additional chessboards can be found here. This is a complete chess and draughts set in a fitted wooden case. The Abstract Brass Chess & Checkers Set and storage box are in very good condition. The set is mid-20th Century, sold through Galter Gold & Sons Ltd., Tamworth, Staffordshire, England.

 

Additional information

Weight15 lbs
Dimensions16 × 12 × 8 in

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