Size: 40x40x0,1cm - 1 200 gr.
In Karton Case: 41x23cm
Pawn(smallest figure): 5,0 cm
King(biggest figure): 10,0 cm
The Soviets saw chess as embodying their revolutionary ideals. It was a game of skill, and the USSR prided itself on its intellectual talents. It was cheap, and anyone could play it. And to Soviet leaders, its back-and-forth dynamic reflected the dialectical concept of history espoused by Marxism.
This beautiful chess set was made in Riga, Latvia from 1970’s. Chess board is made of cardboard, yellow-black squares and in perfect condition. Chess figures are made of plastic with nice shape. On Carton case you can see details, where it was produced(open address), how much it costed(3,70 Ruble) in 2 languages, Russian and Latvian. Perfect set!
This beautiful chess set is absolutely suitable for chess FANS, Retro lovers or collectors. Maybe it can be gifted to your near or dear one.
“Produced by history”