Most chess sets look rather plain, these do not. For those who don’t already know, the “game’s present form emerged in Europe during the second half of the 15th century, an evolution of an older Indian game, Shatranj (cf. Chaturanga).” Click here for more pictures.

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Most chess sets look rather plain, these do not. For those who don’t already know, the “game’s present form emerged in Europe during the second half of the 15th century, an evolution of an older Indian game, Shatranj (cf. Chaturanga).” Click here for more pictures.

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