zulu & ndebele chess set

  • R 2,120.00
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Relive the struggle of two great and powerful ethnic groups - the Zulu and Ndebele tribes that shaped the future of South Africa.

Each piece is hand cast in crushed stone and carefully painted with the best quality water and oil paints, with care and attention to authentic detail.

The materials used in these products comply with international standards, including the wood varnishes.

Ndebele chess pieces (pink base - 20mm diameter))
King - Ndebele chief (height 75mm)
Queen - Matron (height 72mm)
Bishops - Witch-doctors (height 66mm)
Knights - Cheetahs (42mm)
Rooks - Huts (39mm)
Pawns - Warriors (height 40mm)

Zulu chess pieces (dark base - 20mm diameter))
King - Zulu chief (height 75mm)
Queen - Matron (height 72mm)
Bishops - Witch-doctors (height 66mm)
Knights - Lioness (42mm)
Rooks - Huts (39mm)
Pawns - Warriors (height 40mm)

Board size: 29cm x 29cm
Playing area: 24cm x24cm
Square size: 3cm x 3cm