Size: 32x32x4,5cm - 825 gr.
Pawn(smallest figure): 4,5 cm
King(biggest figure): 8,5 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 St.Petersburg, Russia in 1990. Chess board is really clean, in perfect condition. Chess figures are made of wood and beautiful Russian matryoshka style. Chess set is extremely well maintained. There was a Soviet etiquette inside of the chess set, probably old user removed it, that's why little trace left.
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”