Jaques Antique Chessboard with Insurance Club Placard

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A JAQUES ROSEWOOD, SATIN-BIRCH, AND MAHOGANY CHESS BOARD, English, 19th century, the alternate chess squares in rosewood and satin-birch, the border in mahogany, with an inset plaque marked: Insurance Chess Club, the reverse with a trade label: Jaques & Sons Makers , 52cm wide.