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My chess sets: glass effect travelling set

July 29, 2015

This is an occasional series of postings inspired by a brief discussion on the flight home from Turkey this summer. The flight attendant saw I was reading a chess book (quelle surprise) and, just making polite small talk, said she also liked playing chess, saying that depending on whether other crew members played, she would play on stopovers. Later in the flight she asked me if I had a chess set at home…and that set me thinking. How many chess sets do I have? And since then number is, well, shall we say, quite high, I thought I would blog about them especially those which ‘mean something to me’.

Chess L2

Quite a nice variation of the magnetic travelling set. The pieces are nicely heavy, have a good feel about them, and the set is well made.

Chess L1

Rating

4/10: a good variation on a theme

From → Chess

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