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Original Vintage 1966 Austin Cox Chess Set

$3,200

About

Marked Austin Enterprises to the bottom of every piece, this wonderful vintage aluminum chess game set from 1966 comes in its original box. The box can be hung on the wall (see images of back of the box). They are sculptural and art by itself! The pieces are two toned, front and back in brushed aluminum (silver) finish and the sides are copper tone finish. Note: dimensions of King piece is 2 inches tall, .75 inches wide x .75 inches deep. Pawn piece is 1.5 inches tall, .75 inches wide by .75 inches deep.

Details

  • Creator
    Austin E. Cox (Designer),Austin Enterprises (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 5.5 in. (13.97 cm)Width: 18 in. (45.72 cm)Depth: 1.5 in. (3.81 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1966
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    East Hampton, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Gustavo Olivieri 20th C.1stDibs: LU832821184802

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: East Hampton, NY
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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