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King chess piece

Standing figure of royalty, wearing crown, long hair; long, full cape; cover is right side of body; right arm under cape is bent, hand on chest; left hand on hip; feet are pointed; circular base

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Rook chess piece

Circular 2 tiered tower; brick design; serrated band separates top and bottom tiers; top and bottom edges of tower are serrated; circular base is dome-shaped; mushroom-shaped finial unscrews; Brown stain

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Queen chess piece

Non-figurative piece; turned, and carved; carved leaf design covers piece; crown divided into four sections each of which curve outward; flowerpot- style stand; small gallery with serrated edges at midsection; unscrews at two places

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Queen chess piece

Non-figurative abstract piece; made up mostly of curved pieces, ball on top, two umbrella-shaped structures under ball, squashed sphere (?); base is also an 'umbrella'

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Pawn chess piece

Beige mouse wearing black military helmet, holding with both hands an inverted axe which rests on ground; gilt trims base, hat; mouse has black beads for eyes; standing on brown dome-shaped platform, mounted on black dish-shaped base

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Pawn chess piece

Beige mouse wearing red military helmet; holding red shield, hands on both side; red beads for eyes; standing on brown domed base, mounted on red stand; gilt trim hat, shield and base

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Knight chess piece

Standing human figure wearing large irregular-shaped hat, tunic with puffed sleeves; right arm bent at waist, left hand on sword to waist; standing on square platform, attached to larger square base; Red stain

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Knight chess piece

Warrior figure seated on a horse whose forelegs are raised; riders right hand clutching rein, horse stands on narrow platform, left arm extending behind, holding a shield engraved with a demon face; concentric ball base unscrews above & below sphere

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King chess piece

Non-figurative piece, baluster stem; turned, carved and pierced (on crown); leaf-like design, oval piece just above base; disk-structure at middle section; carved crown covered by a flattened rose; Brown stain

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Unknown chess piece

Half-statue of human figure (waist & up) atop a circular pillar stand; man stands with arms folded over chest, jacket is open, wearing a wide brimmed hat; and wide belt; pillar has zig-zag design around middle section.

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Rook chess piece

Short camel carrying a man on its back, mounted on a square base which is darker than figure; camel has rings around neck, rein on left side of neck; rider sits on knees, wearing an odd hat, hands above knees; dot design over whole figure ; Brown stain; Sandalwood

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Pawn chess piece

A short military figure wearing a cylindrical hat holding a rifle, butt on left hand, pin in right hand, also wearing a jacket, with a belt that holds a dagger (hanging on belt); design on jacket like pawprints, i.e. domed base; Sandalwood

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Pawn chess piece

Standing mustachioed military figure wearing a cylindrical cross-hatched hat; right arm bent holding in hand a sword that extends upward to hat; left arm at side; short jacket with pawprint pattern; striped parts; knife jacket at rear left on belt; stained domed base ; Brown stain; Sandalwood

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Knight chess piece

Carved horse carrying mustachioed human figure on its back; horse very decorated, forelegs raised and resting on something; rider's feet in stirrups, holding reins in hands; plus stick in right hand which is missing; he wears an irregular-shaped hat with crosshatched pattern; rectangular base; Sandalwood

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Knight ? chess piece

Small elephant ridden by human figure; elephant very decorated, trunk curled under holding something; rider seated on knees, both arms extended, hands holding short sticks (?); wearing flat brimmed hat with crosshatched pattern; rectangular base; Sandalwood

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Queen chess piece

Standing female royalty figure elaborately dressed; right arm bent, holding one end of tassel in hand, left hand at side holding other end of tassel; standing on pulley shaped platform; concentric ball base; unscrews above base and left sleeve ; Red stain

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Pawn chess piece

Standing military figure wearing tam (?) and pleated skirt sash; holding small circular shield out in left hand; right arm bent; holding sword in hand which balances on shoulder; circular pulley-shaped base

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Pawn chess piece

Standing military figure, arms at sides, bayonet in right hand, military jacket, straps cross over chest; cylindrical military hat, rectangular object attached to back; circular pulley-shaped base

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Pawn chess piece

Slender military figure, standing, wearing a wide brimmed hat, a short jacket, sash around waist; strap across left shoulder to waist (right side), sac attached to strap; circular pulley-shaped base

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Pawn chess piece

Human figure, waist and up; wearing toque and scarf, large jacket; holding musket in left arm, hands clasped on left side; face very hard to see; circular domed base ; Dark brown stain

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Knight chess piece

A horse, in leaping position, forelegs raised and tucked, rear legs bent slightly; mounted on curved pedestal base ; Brown paint

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Queen chess piece

Abstract non-figurative piece baluster type stand; serrated disk at middle; base-shaped piece with serrated edges near top; teardrop shaped crown domed circular base; unscrews in four places ; Brown Stain

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Rook chess piece

Hexagonal tower with a six-tiered roof; ground level surrounded by a fence, open in front of an archway; windows on each roof tier; 'brick' design; top piece comes off

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Queen ? chess piece

Brass-coloured, decorated elephant carrying a 2-domed covered howdah on its back and a mahout on its neck; cross-hatched pattern on top of elephant's head; trunk hangs; straight, curls at end; thick tusks, long tail, plain oval base

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Bishop chess piece

Decorated camel carrying on its back two figures, the first a driver, the second, a female figure; camel carrying 3 long sacks (?) by legs; tail curled to right; first figure's arms extended in front, elbows out to sides; rectangular base with flattened corners

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