Medieval Holy War Chess - Romanesque Style - Bakelite

Medieval Holy War Chess - Romanesque Style - Bakelite
Spain - mid 20th century

Beautiful author's chess of the 60s, possibly Escardibul due to its forms. It is a historical chess of the Medieval Holy War between Christians and Muslims. The major pieces represent historical figures of the period, check the photographs. It includes a box to store the pieces. An authentic gem with pieces of good weight finished by hand in gold and silver painting and with protective felt on the base of all the pieces.
It does not include the decorative board.
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Lot details
Medieval Holy War Chess
Romanesque Style
Estimated Period
Mid 20th century
Country of Origin
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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