In this article we will tell you about another interesting exhibit of the Crimean Museum of chess and checkers is “chess knight”. Their Museum gave fans of this game a few months after its opening. Like the title of the exhibit was due to particular shapes. Pawns and elephants in the form of the knights of the era of the Crusades determined the name of this exhibit. Themselves the shape made in the style of the time. Pay attention to the attire of the king and Queen.
Long dresses, Royal Cape and crown all this only confirms that the authors of chess tried to consider every detail. Unfortunately, knights chess was not in the package chessboard. Therefore, this exhibit is on regular cardboard Board. But the white figure and white acrid black black pieces look like the other exhibits on a regular cardboard Board.
This exhibit you will not be able to acquire in the modern online stores, as it produced in the USSR. Currently there are interpretations of the knights of chess, but a copy or similar exhibit difficult to compare with the original. And if you have a knight chess from your grandparents, then know that you have practically disappeared rare collectible.
Below are the pictures of this amazing exhibit