UNIQUE David & Hermia Boyd chess set, Medieval knights & warriors, 1960’s


Important Australian Pottery chess set, by David & Hermia Boyd, modelled in an apparently unique ‘Medieval knights & warriors’ theme and said to be made as a personal present, David making the board inscribed with ‘K Q R’ etc. indicating the position for each piece, Hermia making the pieces with each having an individual character of its own.

Unsigned, 1960’s


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some minor flaws, ie chips to horns of some pieces, board with firing cracks to David.s tiles.


board 57cm, pieces up to 7.5cm


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