Daniel O’Connell chess set.

Chess set, reputed to have been used by Daniel O'Connell and his friend, fellow lawyer and politician Richard Lalor Sheil while O'Connell was imprisoned in Richmond Gaol in 1844. He received his sentence for organising large public rallies and was charged with conspiracy

A Sense of Freedom | O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847 | Politicans