Look what Patrick Howard Antiques has put up for sale on-line:
624. Fine Marble Alabaster Chess Set Boxwood and Ebony Chess Pieces early 20thCt
An Unusual Decorative Marble Chess Set of Outstanding Quality, complete with possibly associated Jacques Type Staunton pattern Boxwood and real Ebony Chess Pieces, early to mid Twentieth Century.
The board constructed in heavy gauge veined marble in shades of brown and creamy white alabaster all within a black slate frame.
Condition: Good condition with nice surface patination on board. This piece is quite heavy.
Height: 13.5” (34cm). Width: 13.5” (34cm).
Height of Jack: (just over 3.5” (9cm).
Shipped to South Ronaldsay, Orkney.