Antique turned and carved bone chess set in the barleycorn design popular in the early to mid 19th century. The chess set is housed in a 19th century rosewood box inlaid with mother-of-pearl and pewter. The rosewood box has been relined in black velvet. Natural (white) and stained (red) bone pieces. This is a complete set with no replacement pieces. King measures 11 cm, pawn measure 4 cm. Box measures 25 x 9.5 x 17 cm.