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Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Handmade Alice In Wonderland Chess Set - studio Anne Carlton

Lewis Carroll, the mathematician creator of Alice In Wonderland loved the concept of chess - and it's no wonder that it had such great play in the stories.

We ran into this beautiful chess set and now have it available.

Alice In Wonderland Chess Set

Handmade by the Crftsmen of Studio Anne Carlton (Hull England)

Condition:  NEW 

Notation:  Does not include board

Beautiful chess set is based on characters by Lewis Carroll in his two famous stories, "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland," and "Through the Looking Glass." 

The set has the pieces presented as following

  • Queens - Alice
  • Kings - The White King and the Red King
  • Bishops - Hatta, the Messenger
  • Knights - The White Knight
  • Castles - Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee
  • Pawns - Rabbit Haigha, The Messenger

Set is new and perfect.  Comes in display panels and is boxed.  The box shows some corner bumping.


1 comment:

  1. where can I find a set of AIW chess pieces like this, but a little larger? (like 6" kings)