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National Museums Scotland Lewis Chess Set
National Museums Scotland Lewis Chess Set

National Museums Scotland Lewis Chess Set £145.00

Description

A full set of replica Lewis Chessmen pieces from the National Museums Scotland collection, handmade in the UK.

Discovered in 1831 on the Isle of Lewis but dating back to the 12th Century, the Lewis Chessmen recall a time of feuding Viking lords and violent invasions. They are one of National Museums Scotland’s most popular gifts.

Further Details

These authentic replicas have been handmade in the UK from 3D laser scans, using a simulated ivory finish to accurately represent the walrus ivory originals. Each set comes in an elegant presentation box.

Please note that this set includes playing pieces only, chess boards must be purchased separately.

Dimensions: The largest playing piece, the King, stands 8.5cm tall.
Materials: Each chess piece has been finely sculpted in poly-resin with protective felt base.
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