Gorgeous handcrafted chess pieces of the Soviet era! Beautiful figures are handcarved of wood in the style of a medieval Russian squad with great attention to detail. These are heavy pieces : king weight 106 grams, pawn 44 grams. They need a large enough playing field, because diameter of large figures 4.5 cm (1.77 in). It's beautiful in its simplicity, the graceful figures in the old Soviet style.
Even if you do not play chess, and are not related to this intellectual sport, chess sets are always nice to have in your house as a kind of decoration for your apartment. Makes a fabulous gift for a chess lover! Condition: Great vintage with small traces of time. There are small cracks in the wood. Look carefully at the photo : 32 pcs.
King 13 cm (5.12 in) Base diameter 4.5 cm (1.77 in). Pawn 9.5 cm (3.34 in) Base diameter 4 cm (1.57 in). The item "Big soviet folk art 60s handcarved chess set Wooden russia vintage USSR antique" is in sale since Wednesday, August 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Games\Chess\Vintage Chess".
The seller is "truenixie" and is located in Kiev. This item can be shipped worldwide.