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Complete Set of Vintage Oversized Chess Pieces in Black and Cream Plastic

About the Item

Uniquely large chess pieces in black and cream plastic, ca. 1970s USA. Full and complete set with no board, though squares would need to be 4" minimum in order to accommodate the diameter of the queen and kings' bases (3.63"). Very fine, vintage condition with light scuffs and one small repair to the base of the cream king, as shown (only visible from one side). Pawn - H: 4.25" x Diameter: 2.63" Rook - H: 4.5" x Diameter: 3.13" Knight - H: 6" x Diameter: 3.25" Bishop - H: 6" x Diameter: 3.13" Queen - H: 7.63" x Diameter: 3.63" King- H: 8.5" x Diameter: 3.63"
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 4.25 in (10.8 cm)Diameter: 2.63 in (6.69 cm)
  • Sold As:
    Set of 32
  • Style:
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    ca. 1970
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Very fine, vintage condition with light scuffs and one small repair to the base of the cream king, as shown (only visible from one side).
  • Seller Location:
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: SKU000045401stDibs: LU1444237630392
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