Hand-painted figures representing the Khan army. (Produced in the Kirghiz SSR, Frunze, the Kyyal Association of folk arts and crafts).
In Soviet times, such chess cost 42 rubles with an average salary of 100 rubles. This is a fabulous handmade chess set. 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: vintage condition with many traces of time. Please note that the figurines have a lot of damage to the coating due to long-term storage. The velvet inside the checkerboard has numerous marks of paint from the pieces. Look carefully at the photo : 32 pcs. Chess board - no letters and numbers 44 cm 44 cm (17.32 in 17.32 in). King 13 cm (5.12 in). Pawn 8 cm (3.14 in). The item "Oriental soviet chess set Wooden khan army vintage USSR russia antique folk art" is in sale since Thursday, November 4, 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.