Since 1973, the American company Bradford Exchange has been releasing special art objects. Works by renowned artists are released in limited runs.
Dated 2002 - The chess pieces are designed by Myles Pinkney.
Chess set inspired by the magic chess of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Game board glass - with faceted edge - playing field with black and silver metallic fields.
Glass playing board of 40 cm x 40 cm. Back with black felt.
Includes 29 highly detailed cast metal pewter chess pieces, which are between 8.5 cm and 5.5 cm tall. The chess figures hold a polished sphere of Swarovski crystal.
There are 3 chess pieces missing. Not every chess piece has a little crystal sphere. The two "bishops" are damaged (1 cross broken off and another cross broken)
- Chess set
- Crystal, Glass, Pewter/Tin
- Designer/ Artist
- Myles Pinkney
- Manufacturer/ Brand
- Bradfort Exchange
- Model/ Name
- Dragons & Wizards
- Estimated Period
- Early 20th century
- Country of Origin
- Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
- 10×40×40 cm
- 4 kg