Antique Chess Boards

Chess Box
By Pinetti
Located in Milan, IT
This elegant game box will be the ultimate gift for a chess lover and a splendid addition to any home. Perfect also as travel companion, the wooden box features a lid upholstered in ...
Category

2010s Italian Other Games

Materials

Alabaster

  • Chess Box
  • Chess Box
  • Chess Box
  • Chess Box
H 4.14 in. W 16.54 in. D 10.83 in.
Chess Board
By Au Départ
Located in Milan, IT
Part of the Music and Games collection, this elegant trunk combines a modern aesthetic with the old-fashioned allure of Classic board games, conveniently stored all in one place. The...
Category

2010s Italian Modern Games

Materials

Wood, Mother-of-Pearl

  • Chess Board
  • Chess Board
  • Chess Board
  • Chess Board
H 2.56 in. W 29.14 in. D 18.9 in.
Glass Chess Set
A wonderful glass chess set, a wonderful addition to the game room. Glass is in very good condition and doesn't look to be molded (no mold lines). The piece sparkles in the right lig...
Category

20th Century Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Glass, Glass

  • Glass Chess Set
  • Glass Chess Set
  • Glass Chess Set
  • Glass Chess Set
H .25 in. W 14 in. D 14 in.
Marble Chess Board
Marble chess board.
Category

1990s Games

Materials

Marble

  • Marble Chess Board
  • Marble Chess Board
  • Marble Chess Board
  • Marble Chess Board
H .5 in. W 13.5 in. D 13.5 in.
Brutalist Metal Chess Pieces with Onyx Chess Board
Onyx chess board with green and white contrasting squares, with a set of two-tone Brutalist metal pieces. The chess pieces are comprised of welded nuts, washers, nails, etc. In great...
Category

Vintage 1970s Brutalist Games

Materials

Onyx, Metal

1950s Modernist Chess Set
A modernist chess set in chrome-plated brass with a vintage cork board. The pieces are differentiated by having either a smooth polished finish or a subtle ripple texture.
Category

Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Brass

  • 1950s Modernist Chess Set
  • 1950s Modernist Chess Set
  • 1950s Modernist Chess Set
  • 1950s Modernist Chess Set
H 4 in. W 16.75 in. D 16.75 in.
Midcentury Onyx Chess Board
Midcentury white and brown onyx chess board, circa 1970s. The board is in very nice vintage condition with no chips or cracks and measures 11.25" x 11.25". Gorgeous board for any gam...
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Onyx

  • Midcentury Onyx Chess Board
  • Midcentury Onyx Chess Board
  • Midcentury Onyx Chess Board
  • Midcentury Onyx Chess Board
H 11.25 in. W 11.25 in. D .75 in.
Walnut Folding Chess Table
A 19th century walnut flip top chess table, with ebonized and satinwood squares and turned legs, Danish, circa 1870. Measures: Width open 33 inches - 83.5 cm. Width closed 17 i...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Danish Games

Materials

Walnut

  • Walnut Folding Chess Table
  • Walnut Folding Chess Table
  • Walnut Folding Chess Table
  • Walnut Folding Chess Table
H 27.17 in. W 17.13 in. D 16.54 in.
Large Mid-Century Modern Lucite Chess Set with Elaborate Chess Pieces
A large Mid-Century Modern Lucite black, white and clear chess set with elaborate chess pieces and a clear Lucite cover. Very rare and heavy piece, made in the 1960s in the United St...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Lucite

American Boxed Chess Set 'Chess-Nuts' by Invento for Hammacher Schlemmer.
By Gem Precision, Hammacher Schlemmer, Invento Products
Located in Port Hope, ON
This complete American Mid Century 'Chess-Nuts' chess set contains pieces entirely constructed from nuts, bolts, washers and wing nuts, all finished in bronze and brass. It was pro...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Steel

Small Inlaid Marble Chess Board
Small inlaid marble chess board.
Category

Vintage 1980s Games

Materials

Marble

  • Small Inlaid Marble Chess Board
  • Small Inlaid Marble Chess Board
  • Small Inlaid Marble Chess Board
  • Small Inlaid Marble Chess Board
H 7.5 in. W 7.5 in. D .5 in.
Marble and Onyx Chess Board
1980s marble and onyx chess board.
Category

Vintage 1980s Games

Materials

Marble

  • Marble and Onyx Chess Board
  • Marble and Onyx Chess Board
  • Marble and Onyx Chess Board
  • Marble and Onyx Chess Board
H .75 in. W 17 in. D 17 in.
Antique Champaign, Folding Chess Table
Folding chess table. A wonderful folding oak tri-leg chess table with storage compartments for the supplied chess pieces. The playing board made up of ebony and satin wood squares. ...
Category

Vintage 1920s British Game Tables

Materials

Oak

  • Antique Champaign, Folding Chess Table
  • Antique Champaign, Folding Chess Table
  • Antique Champaign, Folding Chess Table
  • Antique Champaign, Folding Chess Table
H 29.14 in. W 19.1 in. D 27.56 in.
Agresti Golf Club Chess Set
By Agresti
Located in New York, NY
White bird’s-eye maple and green marble chess set. Hand painted Golf chessmen.   
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Games

Materials

Birdseye Maple

  • Agresti Golf Club Chess Set
  • Agresti Golf Club Chess Set
  • Agresti Golf Club Chess Set
  • Agresti Golf Club Chess Set
H 2.21 in. Dm 17.96 in.
Scacchiera Chess Board by Bosa
By Bosa
Located in New York, NY
Scacchiera ceramic chess board by Bosa. Dimensions: Inches 25 x 25 x H 6.2. Bosa, the internationally known Venetian ceramics workshop, has been creating completely handmade ob...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Games

Scacchiera Chess Board by Bosa
H 6.2 in. W 25 in. D 25 in.
20th Century Italian Sterling Silver Chess Board, Chess Game sodalite ,marble
By Arval Argenti Valenza
Located in VALENZA, IT
Sterling silver bi-color chessboard and chess game in medieval style. The chessboard is in molten silver with blue lapis and white color marble on four horses Total 10,000 grams.
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Renaissance Sterling Silver

Materials

Marble, Sterling Silver

Italian Carved Marble Chess Set
Complete circa 1930 carved marble chess set. Contains all its pieces that are beautifully carved and polished. Good condition with some minor bumps, dings, base chips and scratches. ...
Category

Vintage 1930s Italian Games

Materials

Marble, Carrara Marble

  • Italian Carved Marble Chess Set
  • Italian Carved Marble Chess Set
  • Italian Carved Marble Chess Set
  • Italian Carved Marble Chess Set
H .75 in. W 13.38 in. D 13.38 in.
Vintage Marble Chess Board with Hand Carved Black and White Onyx Chess Pieces
Vintage large heavy marble chess set complete board in white and black with chess set with elaborately onyx hand carved chess pieces with fine decoration. Measures: The king stands ...
Category

20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Onyx

Josef Hartwig Bauhaus Chess Set
By Josef Hartwig
Located in Atlanta, GA
Modernist chess set, originally designed by Josef Hartwig at the Bauhaus, circa 1920s. This set is a later example, probably circa 1960s. It is a larger scale construction and crafte...
Category

Vintage 1960s Unknown Art Deco Games

Materials

Wood, Rosewood, Walnut

  • Josef Hartwig Bauhaus Chess Set
  • Josef Hartwig Bauhaus Chess Set
  • Josef Hartwig Bauhaus Chess Set
  • Josef Hartwig Bauhaus Chess Set
H 1.25 in. W 1.25 in. D 1.25 in.
Folk Art Mechanic's Chess Set
Folk Art Mechanic's Chess set, American, circa 1950s. Handmade, likely by an unknown mechanic or shop worker. Great original surface patina. The largest piece measures 3.25" H. The s...
Category

Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Games

Materials

Metal

Chess Game by Michel Dumas
By Michel Dumas
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Chess game by Michel Dumas. Located in NYC
Category

Late 20th Century French Games

Materials

Lucite, Mirror

  • Chess Game by Michel Dumas
  • Chess Game by Michel Dumas
  • Chess Game by Michel Dumas
  • Chess Game by Michel Dumas
H 1 in. W 1 in. D 1 in.
20th Century Italian Sterling Silver Chess Board, Chess Game Red Jasper, Marble
By Arval Argenti Valenza
Located in VALENZA, IT
Sterling silver bi-color chessboard and chess game in "Florence" style. The chessboard is in molten silver with red jasper and white color marble The work was engraved with the ...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Renaissance Sterling Silver

Materials

Marble, Sterling Silver

Chess Set Peter H. Ernst, Denmark, 2010
Two varieties of amber, culled from the Danish coast, encased in silver fittings, previously in the collection of the Skagen Amber Museum. This piece is not composed of resin but amb...
Category

2010s Danish Modern Games

Materials

Sterling Silver

  • Chess Set Peter H. Ernst, Denmark, 2010
  • Chess Set Peter H. Ernst, Denmark, 2010
  • Chess Set Peter H. Ernst, Denmark, 2010
  • Chess Set Peter H. Ernst, Denmark, 2010
H 1.25 in. W 14 in. D 14 in.
Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
By Michael Graves (b.1934)
Located in New York, NY
Carved wood chess and checkers set with board and box by famed architect Michael Graves. Chess board is marked with Graves tag; each chess and pawn piece is signed Graves; USA, circa...
Category

Late 20th Century American Modern Games

Materials

Resin, Wood

  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
H 2.75 in. W 16.5 in. D 16.5 in.
Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
By Michael Graves (b.1934)
Located in New York, NY
Carved wood chess and checkers set with board and box by famed architect Michael Graves. Chess board is marked with Graves tag; each chess and pawn piece is signed Graves; USA, circa...
Category

Late 20th Century American Modern Games

Materials

Resin, Wood

  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
H 2.75 in. W 16.5 in. D 16.5 in.
Reynard Chess Set of Woodland Animals
32 wonderful Resin oversized woodland animals - Bears, lions, badgers, rabbits, etc.- a very decorative set, and a nice look and weight. Some loss on a few pieces, however, due to th...
Category

20th Century English Medieval Animal Sculptures

Materials

Resin

Early Vintage Chess Board Table Top
Early vintage chess board table top.
Category

Early 20th Century Scandinavian Games

Materials

Wood, Fruitwood

  • Early Vintage Chess Board Table Top
  • Early Vintage Chess Board Table Top
  • Early Vintage Chess Board Table Top
  • Early Vintage Chess Board Table Top
H 17.45 in. W 17.75 in. D 1.8 in.
Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
By Michael Graves (b.1934)
Located in New York, NY
Carved wood chess and checkers set with board and box by famed architect Michael Graves. Chess board is marked with Graves tag; each chess and pawn piece is signed Graves; USA, circa...
Category

Late 20th Century American Modern Games

Materials

Resin, Wood

  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
  • Michael Graves Chess Set, circa 2000
H 2.75 in. W 16.5 in. D 16.5 in.
1970s Psychedelic Studio Pottery Chess Set
1970s Psychedelic Studio pottery chess set, complete with 32 3" and 4" multicolored chess pieces and a matching 15.5" square chess board.
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Porcelain

  • 1970s Psychedelic Studio Pottery Chess Set
  • 1970s Psychedelic Studio Pottery Chess Set
  • 1970s Psychedelic Studio Pottery Chess Set
  • 1970s Psychedelic Studio Pottery Chess Set
H 4.5 in. W 15.5 in. D 15.5 in.
Modernist Chess Set #5606 by Carl Auböck
By Werkstätte Carl Auböck, Carl Auböck
Located in Berlin, DE
A chessboard made from black and natural leather with 32 nickel pieces. Designed in the 1950s by Carl Auböck. Made in Vienna.
Category

Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Nickel

  • Modernist Chess Set #5606 by Carl Auböck
  • Modernist Chess Set #5606 by Carl Auböck
  • Modernist Chess Set #5606 by Carl Auböck
  • Modernist Chess Set #5606 by Carl Auböck
H 3.23 in. W 14.57 in. D 14.57 in.
1970s Modernist Aluminum and Walnut Chess Set
1970s chess set designed and manufactured in France. Walnut and sycamore wooden chessboard. Cast aluminum chess pieces. Measure: H 6.5cm x L 26cm x W 26cm.
Category

Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Aluminum

  • 1970s Modernist Aluminum and Walnut Chess Set
  • 1970s Modernist Aluminum and Walnut Chess Set
  • 1970s Modernist Aluminum and Walnut Chess Set
  • 1970s Modernist Aluminum and Walnut Chess Set
H 2.56 in. W 10.24 in. D 10.24 in.
Swiss Miniature Chess Table with Stanhope Lens
Carved bone miniature chess set and table, Switzerland, 19th century. With white and red chess pieces, though some pieces are missing. The Stanhope lens ( also known as an 'Optical B...
Category

Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Models and Miniatures

Materials

Bone

  • Swiss Miniature Chess Table with Stanhope Lens
  • Swiss Miniature Chess Table with Stanhope Lens
  • Swiss Miniature Chess Table with Stanhope Lens
  • Swiss Miniature Chess Table with Stanhope Lens
H 2.75 in. W 1.625 in. D 1.625 in.
Mod Psychedelic Lucite Chess Set with Board
Amazing early 1970s clear Lucite chess set with psychedelic optic squares. Chess pieces have yellow and lavender bases. The board measures 18" square and .5" high. Chess pieces range...
Category

Vintage 1970s American Games

Materials

Lucite

Mid-Century Onyx and Marble Chess Set
A chess board and 32 carved abstract pieces in onyx and black marble, produced in Mexico circa 1960s-1970s. Very good vintage condition, wear consistent with age and use. Dimensions...
Category

Mid-20th Century Mexican Games

Materials

Onyx, Marble

  • Mid-Century Onyx and Marble Chess Set
  • Mid-Century Onyx and Marble Chess Set
  • Mid-Century Onyx and Marble Chess Set
  • Mid-Century Onyx and Marble Chess Set
H 0.63 in. W 13.75 in. D 13.75 in.
Modernist Chess Set in Bronze and Nickel
Modernist chess set in bronze and nickel. A great set.
Category

20th Century American Games

Contemporary Aluminum Chess Set, by Justin D. Philips
By Justin D. Philips
Located in New York, NY
Contemporary American powder-coated aluminum chess set with thirty-two black and grey square pieces of various height accompanied by a board, table, and fitted storage. Item is Set N...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Games

Materials

Aluminum

Stunning Mid-Century Modern Lucite Chess Set
Mid-Century Modern Lucite chess set in a unique design. Each chess piece is pegged and fits into holes in the Lucite board. Half are transparent while the opposing pieces are amber i...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Lucite

Rene Dumas Lucite Sculptural Chess Players Vintage French
The designer of these amazing vintage French Lucite modernist chess players from the 1970s are by Renee Dumas who is related to the Hermes family. They are aubergine eggplant color a...
Category

Vintage 1970s French Modern Games

Materials

Lucite

Vintage Italian Chess Board with Alabaster Carved Pieces
Vintage large heavy alabaster chess set complete board in brown onyx and white with elaborately onyx hand carved chess pieces with felted bottom and each stamped. Contains all its p...
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Alabaster, Onyx

Rene Dumas Lucite Sculptural Chess Players French Vintage
The designer of these amazing vintage French Lucite modernist chess players from the 1970s are by Renee Dumas who is related to the Hermes family. They are aubergine eggplant color a...
Category

Vintage 1970s French Modern Games

Materials

Lucite

English Victorian Carved Satinwood and Ebonized Chess Pieces
English Victorian carved satinwood and ebonized chess pieces, a complete 32 piece set, subtly carved, nice weight, nice to hold. The tallest piece is 4-inches high.
Category

Antique Late 19th Century English Victorian Games

Materials

Boxwood, Satinwood

Webb Corbett and Royal Doulton Crystal Chess Set
By Royal Doulton
Located in London, GB
This set of chess pieces is formed from cut lead crystal, one side of blue crystal and the other of clear. The pieces (except the rooks) are raised on waisted socles above circular b...
Category

Vintage 1960s English Games

Materials

Crystal

Marble and Brass Chess Game Set, circa 1970s
A beautiful and substantial marble and brass chess game set, circa 1970s. Marble game board has a beautiful brass inlay and marble colors that include: white, red burgundy and light ...
Category

Vintage 1970s Unknown Modern Games

Materials

Marble, Brass

1973 Executive Games Acrylic Chess Set with Board
A nice raised acrylic chess board with light and dark chess pieces. It is marked 1973 Executive Games inc, Boston Mass. There is a bit of marks to the board the worst of which are pi...
Category

Vintage 1970s American Games

Materials

Acrylic

Campbell's Soup Can Chess Set, after Andy Warhol
By (after) Andy Warhol
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Chess board, 32 playing pieces, custom box vinyl playing pieces, each 3" diameter box: 22 x 13 x 9" board: 19 x 19" each piece: 3" tall limited edition of 200 The Andy Warhol F...
Category

2010s Games

Materials

Plastic

Vilmos Huszár Chess Game, Holland 1973 De Stijl
By Vilmos Hufzar
Located in Roosendaal, Noord Brabant
Rare limited edition reedition from the chess set designed by Vilmos Huszar in 1921. This chess set was produced by J.P. Smid in a limited edition of 250 pieces in 1973, this is numb...
Category

Vintage 1920s Dutch De Stijl Games

Materials

Aluminum

  • Vilmos Huszár Chess Game, Holland 1973 De Stijl
  • Vilmos Huszár Chess Game, Holland 1973 De Stijl
  • Vilmos Huszár Chess Game, Holland 1973 De Stijl
  • Vilmos Huszár Chess Game, Holland 1973 De Stijl
H 2.37 in. W 15.36 in. D 15.36 in.
Michael Graves Postmodern Chess and Checkers Set, Signed
By Michael Graves (b.1934)
Located in Miami, FL
Postmodern chess and checkers set rendered in two-tone maple, with composite pieces, designed by Michael Graves, Memphis Group designer. Two complete sets of Chess pieces and orig...
Category

Late 20th Century American Post-Modern Games

Materials

Composition

American Rustic "Tramp Art" Style Chess Game Table
American rustic tramp art style game table with green and red painted top supported with a pedestal base on a round platform (32 chess pieces), signed 1994 Paul Cunningham.  
Category

Late 20th Century American Rustic Games

Materials

Wood

Unique Chess Set Handmade and Painted, Japan, 1970s
Rare and unique chess set handmade and painted, Japan, 1970s Fabulous chess set lampooning the catholic hierarchy. Bishops, mother superiors, clerics, nuns. The knights are highl...
Category

Late 20th Century Japanese Games

Materials

Wood

Small Satinwood and Rosewood Chess Board, circa 1920
A fabulous smaller scale mahogany framed chess board with mahogany back and squares of satinwood and rosewood (probably made by Jaques of London but missing label), circa 1920. Dime...
Category

Vintage 1920s British Games

Materials

Mahogany, Rosewood, Satinwood

Custom Bruce Friedle Chess Set with Original Receipt
Purchased in 1966 directly from the artist this chess set was custom-made by Bruce Friedle. We have a copy and the original receipt dating to 1966. The name if the buyer has been del...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Games

Materials

Metal

Black and White Marble Chess or Checkers Game Board
A substantial black and white marble chess or checkers game board (less the game pieces.) Board makes a great decorative piece or can even be used for entertaining (trivet) circa 20t...
Category

20th Century Italian Modern Games

Materials

Marble

Austin Cox Vintage Aluminum Chess Set in Original Case
By Austin Enterprises
Located in East Hampton, NY
Midcentury chess set by Austin COX and manufactured by ALCOA. The chess pieces fit into walnut box with a blue plexiglass front which can be mounted on a wall. Stamped Austin COX.
Category

Vintage 1960s American Games

Materials

Aluminum

Mid-Century Modern Extruded Aluminum Chess Set by Alcoa
By ALCOA
Located in New York, NY
American Mid-Century Modern extruded aluminum chess set featuring thirty-two stylized pieces and including the original presentation box. Stamped "Austin Enterprises 1962, Made by Al...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Aluminum

Italian Marble Specimen Chess Board, Early 20th Century
Marble inlaid chess board with exotic stones, framed with a mahogany border, Italy, 20th century.
Category

20th Century Italian Games

Materials

Marble, Stone

Stylized Modernist Aztec Hardwood Carved Chess Set, South America, Teki
Stylized modernist Aztec hardwood carved chess set. South America, Teki Modern. Beautifully carved, wonderful warm woods and patina. Chess pieces depicting the Incas, Mayans and Azte...
Category

Vintage 1960s Peruvian Mid-Century Modern Games

Materials

Harewood

Chess Set, Brutalist Style Handcrafted Steel Nail Silver and Bronze
Brutalist style handcrafted steel nail silver and bronze chess set. Each individual nail has a small crown shaped chop which possibly identifies the maker. Each King, Queen and bisho...
Category

Early 20th Century Unknown Mid-Century Modern Game Boards

Materials

Metal, Brass

1960s Hand Made African Brass Chess Set on Marble Board
1960s African handmade brass chess set on marble board.
Category

Vintage 1960s Games

Materials

Brass

Black and White Alabaster Checker / Chess Game Board, English, circa 1930
Antique black and white alabaster checker / chess game board with black and white porcelain chess figures. Completely intact. England, early 20th century.  
Category

Early 20th Century English Games

Materials

Alabaster

Large Mosaic Syrian Backgammon and Chess Wooden Inlaid Marquetry Box Game
Large vintage Syrian inlaid marquetry mosaic backgammon and chess game box. Amazing craftsmanship intricate marquetry in mosaic Moorish geometric pattern and mother-of-pearl inlay a...
Category

20th Century Syrian Moorish Games

Materials

Fruitwood

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