Decorative Arts Auction

December 07, 2015

LOT 115
Swiss Carved Softwood ‘Bears of Berne’ Chess Set, 20th century
  • Swiss Carved Softwood ‘Bears of Berne’ Chess Set, 20th century

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Swiss Carved Softwood ‘Bears of Berne’ Chess Set, 20th century

one side on darker bases, most pieces modelled as standing bears, with crowned monarchs, the queens with cubs, bishops with staffs, knights with horse heads, and bears in turrets as rooks
kings height 3.4" — 8.6 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $5,520
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Department: Decorative Arts
Decorations