Lewis Chessmen playing cards, 2 pack (British Museum exclusive)

    SKU: cmcp33650

    £7.99 Members' price *


    Set of two Lewis Chessmen playing card packs, showing a design taken from the iconic chess set on the reverse of each card.

    Found in mysterious circumstances on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides in 1831, the 12th century Lewis Chessmen have captivated audiences around the world ever since. They were concealed in a stone chamber within a sand dune for reasons that will never be known. Their enduring appeal has secured their position as the most celebrated chess pieces in the world.


    Product code: cmcp33650
    Details: 2 full playing card packs in a box.
    Size: Box: 13.3cm x 10cm x 2.3cm.
    Weight: 0.212kg
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