Athenian Hoplites Chess Set
This Athenian Hoplites chess set features a brown wood chess board that can also be used as a stowaway case, along with gold and silver Athenian Hoplite figures including:
King: Poseidon, god of the sea
Queen: Athena, patron goddess of Athens
Bishop: Perikles, the Athenian leader
Knight: Athenian cavalry man
Rook: Athenian grave stele
Pawn: Athenian hoplite
This stunning chess set is not meant to be stowed away after playing, but displayed prominently. The elaborate craftsmanship, premium materials, historic designs, and the attention to detail allow this set to double as a beautiful decorative object to elevate any space. Each figure is made of zinc alloy, then plated and finally varnished by hand. The chess boards are made of bronze and painted by hand. All the pieces are unbreakable for a lifetime of use.
Zinc Alloy, Bronze
19"L x 19"W x 5.5"H
— Brown Wood Chess Board
— Plated Zinc Alloy Pieces
— Hand Varnished To Prevent Tarnishing
— Weight: 12 lb
The chess set is handmade in Greece.What are the dimensions of the individual pieces?
The king stands 10 cm (4 in.) high. The pawns are about 1 in. smaller.
Shipping AvailabilityCanada, United States
Shipping PolicyStandard Ground Shipping
Ship In4-5 weeks ⓘ
Return PolicyFinal sale, not eligible for return or cancellation