Archers Metal Chess Set With 44cm Chessboard in Wooden Box Manopoulos
Archers Metal Chess Set With 44cm Chessboard in Wooden Box Manopoulos
Archers Metal Chess Set With 44cm Chessboard in Wooden Box Manopoulos
Archers Metal Chess Set With 44cm Chessboard in Wooden Box Manopoulos
Archers Metal Chess Set With 44cm Chessboard in Wooden Box Manopoulos
Archers Metal Chess Set With 44cm Chessboard in Wooden Box Manopoulos
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Archers Metal Chess Set With 44cm Chessboard in Wooden Box Manopoulos

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Archers Metal Chess set with Gold & Silver Chessmen/Brown Chessboard 41cm on wooden box

The legend

In and out of the battlefield, archery has been a skill of great demand and appreciation. Apart from hunting, archers were the legendary defenders of the fortress walls of the city and the ones who offered covering fire during the battle.
The twin gods Apollo and Artemis were masters in archery and protectors of the archers. Philoctetes was one of the most famous archers, who carried the mythical bow of Hercules.

The Chessmen

Fierce local and international wars characterized that period. Their ferocity is symbolized by the aggressiveness of the Archer (pawn) and the Knight. The posture of the King and Queen indicates their unquestionable leadership. The Bishop reveals his consideration for the imminent battle.  
Finally, the Castle is a reproduction of a pillar, the basic symbol of the architectural style during that period.

  • Included: Wooden case with storage; Manopoulos gift box
  • Chessboard: Brass
  • Chessmen: Zinc Alloy 5
  • Wooden case: Laminated wood
  • King's height: 5.4 cm
  • Dimensions of the Board: 44 x 44cm (17.32 x 17.32 in)
  • Weight: 5 kg. (approx).
  • New. Made in Greece.
  • 100% authentic, original Manopoulos product.

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