Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian

Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian
Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian

Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian

Beautiful folk Chess Set with Board from the Soviet era. Unique vintage, very nice attractive condition. This kind of set is rare and especially in such well preserved condition.

Ministry of Forestry of the USSR. Very interesting beautiful and rare chess. It was a great success to acquire such a chess set in those days. The 1980s were characterized by a shortage of goods.

And in order to acquire such chess, one had to hunt for them half a year. The price of such set was 46 rubles 40 kopieks. (This information was found in the internet). The middle salary of Soviet people of middle management was about 200 -250 rubles per month in 1980s.

Well the cost of this set was 20% of good monthly salary of that time. This set was carefully kept. The impression is that they were not played at all. They look graceful and impressive at first sight. The board is inlaid with wooden spikelets.

Chess set was made of natural wood. Very attractive good preserved condition. It's beautiful in this vintage condition, 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 home. Makes a fabulous gift for a chess lover. All pieces without losses and all original. Time and usage make some little traces on the board. 32 pieces - full set. Chess wooden board 42/42 cm 16.53/16.53 inches. Squaers 5/5 cm 1.97/1.97 inches. King 13.0 cm 5.12 inches. Queen 11.0 cm 4.33 inches. Knight 9.0 cm 3.54 inches. Bishop 7.0 cm 2.76 inches.

Rock 7.0 cm 2.76 inches. Pawn 6.5 cm 2.56 inches. Please refer to photo to determine the condition for yourself. All photos made by me.

You would love this chess set for sure. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Games\Chess\Vintage Chess". The seller is "michailcruz" and is located in this country: UA. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Soviet Folk Chess Set Antiques Carpathian Wooden With a Board 16.53 inch Russian