“George Washington” (3)

George Washington owned a set like the 1st one here. The other sets are similar, although the 3rd does not have typical rooks. George Washington sets have the following characteristics: urn shapes in stems/finials, small mitres on Bishops, high arched Knights with ears pointing backwards and Rooks tapered in one line and with brickwork.

England, "George Washington"
Late 18th century
Ivory K 8.6; p 3.6
Box 18.5×9.7×6.6
England, "George Washington"
Late 18th century
Bone K 8.5; p 4.0
Box 16.7×11.3×7.3
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England, "George Washington"
Late 18th century
Bone K 10.7; p 4.6
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