Pewter Egyptian Chessmen012132
|Over 5000 years later, we continue to be fascinated with the ancient Egyptian civilization. Their advancements in science, architecture, and medicine continue to mystify modern scientists and engineers. Their world and the priceless buried treasure they left behind thousands of years later captivate us. Now, you have the chance to get a taste of that ancient style and wonder with our beautifully made Egyptian pewter chess pieces. Pharaoh, the Royal Consort, the Falcon god Horus, the Cat god Beset, a classic Egyptian Obelisk, and finally the after-life god, Anubis all play their roles as the King, Queen, Bishop, Knight, Rook, and Pawn respectively in this gorgeous rendition of Chess. The pieces display an incredible array of detail on all sides, including hieroglyphs! It's truly a stunning set that you will want to display in a place of prominence.
•Sculpted Pewter Chessmen - Egyptian Theme
•King stands at 3.2 inches tall with a 1.88 inch base
•Pieces weigh 7.6 lbs. collectively
•Felt bottoms allow pieces to glide smoothly across the surface while protecting fine wood boards from scratches
•Includes 32 Chess Pieces