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OneBlueSky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-19-04 02:33 PM
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hand-carved chess sets from Russia . . . really cool! . . .
here's a Russian outfit that sells over 100 different hand-carved chess sets at what seem to be very reasonable prices . . . some are classic, others are whimsical . . . for example, here's the American side of the Russians vs. Americans set:


http://www.chess101set.com/chess/painted/politicians/bi...

and here's some best sellers:

Ice Battle on Marquetry Board

http://www.chess101set.com/chess/carved/solikamsk/ice_b...

Thin Classic Set

http://www.chess101set.com/chess/regular/thin_classic_c...

Borodino Set

http://www.chess101set.com/chess/metal/borodino_chess_s...

see them all here:

http://www.chess101set.com /

and thanks to Prospero at Metafilter for finding and posting this link . . .
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