Soviet Ethnic Khutorok Carbolite Chess Set. Plastic Weighted Pieces with Wooden 17.72 inch Chess Board. Were produced in the USSR in the 1970s at the 8th State Bearing Plant in Kharkov City.
The figures are very pleasant to the touch, feeling as a bone. Made of high-quality USSR plastic, when everything was done conscientiously, for centuries. Pieces are weighted, has metal inside the bottom for better stability on the board.Due to this metal parts the pieces has some weight and give the impression of porcelain or bone. This set is called Khutorok Chess. Original images of figures at first glance attract attention.
And pefect preservation after more than half a century. This chess set is unique. Because in this condition it is very rare. Color of pieces black and ivory. Original wooden folding board size 45 /45 cm, 17.72 / 17.72 inches.
Squares 5 / 5 cm. Original pieces 32 units made from strong plastic carbolite. King 9 cm 3.54 inches.
Queen 8.7 cm 3.15 inches. Pawn 5 cm 1.97 inches. Time, usage has left some traces on the board and pieces.
The white horse lost fabric bottom linen. White bishop has a little stratch on the back of the piece. All pieces are in nice preseved condition and have original whitness of white color.
Please refer to photo to determine the condition for yourself. All photos made by me. You would love this chess set. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Games\Chess\Vintage Chess". The seller is "michailcruz" and is located in this country: UA.