This chess is called "Olympic" because it was produced in the late 70s in Minsk for the 1980 Olympics. The figures are made of quality plastic and weighted. 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. There are small traces of yellowing on the white pieces.
The board is still white. Please note the cracks on the green back plate (last photo). Look carefully at the photo : 32 pcs. Chess board 42 cm 42 cm (16.54 in16.54 in).
King 10.3 cm (4 in). Pawn 5 cm (1.97 in).The item "SOLD Olympic soviet chess set brown green Russia Vintage USSR wooden plastic" is in sale since Saturday, January 30, 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.