In this article we will talk about the largest largest exhibit of the Crimean Museum of chess and checkers is “Gothic chess”. “Gothic chess” are in the Museum since its Foundation. The Board and pieces are made of wood Apple tree. The Board size in the unfolded form 56 56 see, and closed on 28 56 see cell Size of 5.5 cm Height king 13,8 see, and the height of pawns 7,7 see Themselves shapes decorated with carved patterns. This name chess got in the Museum, while the rest of the exhibits was “eerily majestic”that is inherent in the Gothic style of architecture. Note the pointed top of all shapes, carved figures. All these elements contribute to the vertical, which is again typical of the Gothic.
The material of the exhibit, according to the Christian tradition is the tree of knowledge, and beliefs is the best talisman against various temptations and temptations.
Produce is similar to chess in Poland. In Russia, this exhibit can be purchased for 3990 R., and Ukraine for UAH 800. Despite the fact that “Gothic chess can buy anyone, thanks to its size, the exhibit occupies a place of honor on a shelf in the Crimean Museum of chess and checkers.
Below are the pictures of this amazing exhibit