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Discus Thrower Chess Set - Brass&Nickel - Without Chess Board
Discus Thrower Chess Set - Brass&Nickel - Without Chess Board
Discus Thrower Chess Set - Brass&Nickel - Without Chess Board
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Discus Thrower Chess Set - Brass&Nickel - Without Chess Board

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PREMIUM OFFER ADD A NOTE WITH YOUR PHONE NUMBER ON YOUR ORDER TO RECEIVE SMS TRACKING INFO WITH DHL EXPRESS FOR FREE Condition: New, Handmade in Greece. King Height: 2.75"(7cm) King Base: 2.3cm Pawns material: Brass and Nickel Plated cast Zinc * Does not include chess Board (Check our store for great Board offers) * The theme for this beautiful chess set is inspired by Ancient Greece. Famous sculptors were always inspired by the Olympic Games. The purpose was to highlight the beauty of the athlete’s shape and themajesty of the honored Gods. The King figure is a replica of the famous statue “Poseidon of Melos” (2nd cent. B.C.), and the Queen represents the glorious “Athena Promaxos” (450 B.C. Acropolis museum). A bronze statue of god Hermes has inspired the Bishop figure and the Knight is a part of the marble facade of Parthenon. Castle is a reproduction of an admirable Attic stele of young Aristion who died in battle. Finally the Pawn is a bronze statue of a discus thrower athlete during the classic period (500 B.C.).(F7)