VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET

VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET

VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET
HERE ON OFFER IS A LARGE VINTAGE AFRICAN CHESS SET PROBABLY FROM 1990s OR SO REPRESENTING THE HIRARCHY OF THE ZULU AND NDEBELE TRIBES OF SOUTHERN AFRICA THIS BEAUTIFUL CHESS SET WAS MADE IN SWAZILAND "ARTEMITIS" BRAND THE PIECES ARE TRULY A ART WORK HAND CRAFTED FROM CLAY MATERIAL AND NICELY HAND PAINTED WITH ECO FRIENDLY PAINTS THE CHARACTHERS ARE EXECUTUED WITH INCREDIBLE DETAILS THE ARTIST INTENT WAS TO PRESERVE THE AFRICA TRIBALS HERITAGE WHICH WITH THE WESTERN INFLUENCE IS NOW FADING AWAY, EACH PIECE WEARING THE ORIGINAL COLOURFUL COSTUMS AND THE WEAPONS AND SOME ORNAMENTS ARE MADE FROM METAL, ON THE PIECES BASE IN HAND WRITING THERE ARE THE RANKS ALSO THE TRIBE ORIGIN AND SERIALS NUMBERS WHICH DIFFER FROM EACH PIECE AS THEY WERE INDIVIDUALLY SCULPETED - GREAT PIECE OF MODERN AFRICAN ART SUITABLE FOR COLLECTORS AND AFRICAN LOVERS THE KINGS ARE CHIEFS THE QUEENS MATRONS THE BISHOPS WITCHDOCTORS, ZEBRAS AND COWS AS KNIGHTS THE ROOKS ARE AFRICAN HUTS, THE PAWNS ARE FIELD WARRIORS THE TALLEST PIECE IS THE KING 110 mm UP TO THE SPEAR OR A TAD TO 4.5" THE BASE IS 38 mm THE PAWN IS 91 mm UP TO THE SPEAR THE BASE IS 35 mm THE ORIGINAL LARGE CHESS CABINET IN PHOTOS IS ALSO INCLUDED, THE STRUCTURE IS WELL CRAFTED FROM BROWN MAHOGANY, ON THE FRONT THERE IS A NICE BRASS AND WOOD HANDLE ALSO THE LOCK AND KEY ALL IN GOOD WORKING ORDER, THERE IS ALSO A BRASS PLAQUE WHICH READ "WHEELS OF AFRICA THE PLAQUE IS UPSIDE DOWN? VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU and NDEBELE TRIBES AFRICA K110 mm AND CABINET. A LARGE VINTAGE AFRICAN CHESS SET PROBABLY FROM 1990s OR SO REPRESENTING THE HIRARCHY OF THE ZULU AND NDEBELE TRIBES OF SOUTHERN AFRICA THIS BEAUTIFUL CHESS SET WAS MADE IN SWAZILAND ONE OF THE SMALLEST AFRICAN COUNTRY LOCATED BETWEEN MONZABIQUE AND SOUTH AFRICA, THE CABINET IS BRANDED "ARTEMITIS" THE PIECES ARE TRULY A ART WORK HAND CRAFTED FROM CLAY MATERIAL AND NICELY HAND PAINTED WITH ECO FRIENDLY PAINTS, THE CHARACTHERS ARE EXECUTUED WITH INCREDIBLE DETAILS THE ARTIST INTENT WAS TO PRESERVE THE AFRICA TRIBALS HERITAGE WHICH WITH THE WESTERN INFLUENCE IS NOW FADING AWAY, EACH PIECE WEARING THE ORIGINAL COLOURFUL COSTUMS AND THE WEAPONS AND SOME ORNAMENTS ARE MADE FROM METAL, ON THE PIECES BASE IN HAND WRITING THERE ARE THE RANKS ALSO THE TRIBE ORIGIN AND SERIALS NUMBERS WHICH DIFFER FROM EACH PIECE AS THEY WERE INDIVIDUALLY SCULPETED - GREAT PIECE OF MODERN AFRICAN ART SUITABLE FOR COLLECTORS AND AFRICAN LOVERS.

THE KINGS ARE CHIEFS THE QUEENS MATRONS THE BISHOPS WITCHDOCTORS, ZEBRAS AND COWS AS KNIGHTS THE ROOKS ARE AFRICAN HUTS, THE PAWNS ARE FIELD WARRIORS. THE TALLEST PIECE IS THE KING 110 mm UP TO THE SPEAR OR A TAD TO 4.5 THE BASE IS 38 mm THE PAWN IS 91 mm UP TO THE SPEAR THE BASE IS 35 mm. THE ORIGINAL LARGE CHESS CABINET IN PHOTOS IS ALSO INCLUDED, THE STRUCTURE IS WELL CRAFTED FROM BROWN MAHOGANY, ON THE FRONT THERE IS A NICE BRASS AND WOOD HANDLE ALSO THE LOCK AND KEY ALL IN GOOD WORKING ORDER, THERE IS ALSO A BRASS PLAQUE WHICH READ "WHEELS OF AFRICA" THE PLAQUE IS UPSIDE DOWN? THE PLAYING SURFACE IS INLAID WITH REALL LEATHER IN THAN AND RED STAINED, THE IINNER STORAGE IS MADE FROM GREY FOAM WITH PARTITION TO KEEP SAFE THE PIECES, THE INNER LID IS ALSO PADDED WITH SAME FOAM AS PER PHOTOS.

43.7 cm OR 17 ACROSS X 11.5 cm HIGH EACH SQUARE IS 50 mm. THE COMBINED WRAPPED WEIGHT IS 5.2 kg IN MY SCALE. The pieces are in pristine condition but there is a minor imperfection(chip) to the inner edge of the rope of 1 Ndebele bishop see photo, other than is nice in display. CHESS cabinet there are some light water marks on the playing surface also minor cosmetic marks and sign here and there to the woodwork hardly noticeable as per photos, otherwise good used condition , nice for display I have described this lot at the best of my knowledge also how I see it so please take a look to the photos provided and makeup your mind. GERMANY, FRANCE, AUSTRIA BELGIUM, NETHERLAND, LUXEMBOURG......... Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. The item "VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET" is in sale since Saturday, April 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Games\Chess\Vintage Chess". The seller is "jacqueline3663" and is located in Bristol/Avon.

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VINTAGE CHESS SET LARGE ZULU V NDEBELE AFRICAN TRIBES K110 mm AND CABINET