Decorative Arts Auction

December 07, 2015

LOT 116
Portuguese Vista Alegre Porcelain ‘Christians vs. Moors’ Bust Chess Set, mid 20th century
  • Portuguese Vista Alegre Porcelain ‘Christians vs. Moors’ Bust Chess Set, mid 20th century
  • Portuguese Vista Alegre Porcelain ‘Christians vs. Moors’ Bust Chess Set, mid 20th century

116

Portuguese Vista Alegre Porcelain ‘Christians vs. Moors’ Bust Chess Set, mid 20th century

with European monarchs in medieval dress, bishops as bishops, the Muslim side with Emir and Emira as king and queen, priestesses as bishops, and both sides with horse heads as knights, turrets as rooks and foot soldiers as pawns
king height 4.5" — 11.5 cm.

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $615
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Department: Decorative Arts
Decorations