VINTAGE SLIM STEMS CHES SET RUSSIA? K 91 mm AND NICE LACQUER BOX NO BOARD. A VINTAGE CHESS SET DATING FROM AROUND 1960-70S AND BOX. I BELIEVE THESE PIECES WERE MADE IN SOVIET RUSSIA, THE DESIGNED IS VERY UNUSUAL AND IS A PLAYING CHESS ALSO VERY DECORATIVE AS WELL , THE MAIN FEATURE ARE THE DOUBLE BALAUSTER ON THE SOVERING WITH POINTED FINAILS AND SINGLE BALAUSTER TO THE BISHOPSAND PAWNS, EXCELLENT CARVING ON THE KNIGHTS, THE ROOKS WITH LARGE BULB TOP , THE PIECES HAVING ULTRA SLIM STEMS WITH BULGING BASES TO ALLOW GREAT BALANCE AND STABILITY WITHOUT REQUIRE LEAD WEIGHT, THE PIECES BEAUTIFULLY TURNED AND CARVED FROM LOCAL HARD WOOD IN NATURAL 2 TONE COLOR AND JET BLACK WOOD THE WHITE SET SHOW A SUPERB GOLDEN PATINA NICE SET SUITABLE FOR CHESS PLAYERS AND COLLECTORS. KING 91 mm OR JUST OVER 3.5 THE BASE 31 mm PAWN 38 mm BASE 22 mm.THE CHESS SET COME IN A GOOD QUALITY BOX PROBABLY A FORMER JEWELLERY BOX, COULD HAVE BEEN MADE IN RUSSIA, THE STRUCTURE IS MADE FROM FOLID WOOD AND THE SHELL SEEM TO BE LACQUER FINISH WITH HEAVY EMBOSSED FLOREAL PATTERN IN GOLD BLACK AND WHITE, THE INNER PART IS ALL LINED WITH DARK PINK VELEVET, THE LOCK IS THERE AND KEY ARE THERE AND IN GOOD WORKING ORDER, IS LOVELY DECORATIVE BOX. CHESS BOX DIMENSION ARE 25 cm OR 17 5 cm OR 10" X 7 X 3.25" INCHES. THE COMBINED UNWRAPPED WEIGHT IS 1. 80 kg IN MY SCALE THE CHESS BOARD IN PHOTOS IS NOT PART OD THE SALE DISPLAY ONLY CONDITION REPORT. There are minor faults on 6 pieces, black set the king finail is alightly bent, 1 knight with both ear chipped and the other knight chip to 1 ear, double chip to the balauster of 1 pawn and another pawn single chip, white set chip to balauster on 1 bishop and 1 pawn only there are no bottom felts on any of the pieces, there are slight size and turning differences among the pieces, chess box, there are minor cosmetic marks and sign in places hard to detect other than good usable condition as per photos I Have described this lot at the best of my knowledge also how I see it so please take a look to the photos provided and make up your mind.
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