Olympic Soviet Chess set Russian Vintage USSR plastic antique, produced late 1970s. Condition New in Original Carton Box. OLYMPIC chess was made in the late 70s especially for the 1980s Olympic Games in USSR. For such important event for USSR, Olympic chess was produced by limited edition in the best quality of that time. It is easy to discover quality by touching the figures.
The figures are very pleasant to the touch, feeling as a porcelain. Made of high-quality USSR plastic, when everything was done conscientiously, for centuries. Pieces with internal weights, for their better stability on the board.
The board and pieces was not used for play. The board is smooth, pleasant to the touch, the colors of the cells retained their original color. This chess set is unique.Because it is new and the way of storage keep the white color of the pieces and desk without change. In such a preserved condition, this is a very rare set of Olympic chess.
Usually the yellowing of plastic is a constant problem of this kind of chess. The board and pieces has no traces or cratches. This set of figures have no yellowness and has original white color.There is no insert plastic in the box for careful storage of figures. Original plastic folding board size 42 /42 cm, 16.53 / 16.53 inches. Field cage 5 / 5 cm. King 9,7 cm (3.81 in). Queen 8,6 cm (3.38 in).
Pawn 4,8 cm (1.88 in). Produced by the Minsk Industrial Association of Plastic Products Of USSR.It is a nice chess set. You for sure would like it. Please refer to photo to determine the condition for yourself. All photos made by me. You would love this chess set.
The item "Olympic Soviet New 1970s Chess Set, Weighted Pieces, 16,53 inch Board, Carbolite" is in sale since Wednesday, May 5, 2021. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Games\Chess\Vintage Chess".The seller is "michailcruz" and is located in Kyiv. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Australia.