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The Lewis Chessmen

Viking Age, 1150 – 1200
The Lewis Chessmen, Viking Age
The Lewis Chessmen, zoomed in
9.83 cmThe Lewis Chessmen scale comparison5.36 cm
See The Lewis Chessmen in the Kaleidoscope

The Lewis Chessmen is a Viking Ivory Sculpture created between 1150 and 1200. It lives at the The British Museum in London. The image is used according to Educational Fair Use, and tagged Chess. Source

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