Indian Camel Bone Chess Set From Rajasthan
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Contemporary, hand carved and painted, representing two armies of Rajasthan in red and green colors; the pawns are carved as foot soldiers, the rooks are fighters seated on camels, the knights are on horseback, and the bishops are warriors carried by elephants. The kings and queens are represented by the symbolic howdah on an elephant's back.
Kings 6.5 in.
Good estate condition.