Top 10 Isle of Lewis Chess Sets
for August 2022

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National Museum Scotland The Isle Of Lewis Chessmen The Official Set

National Museum Scotland The Isle Of Lewis Chessmen The Official Set

by National Museum Scotland
What We like

Pieces made in England.

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Product Features

  • Cast from laser scans of originals.
  • Presented in superb gift packaging.
  • 3.25 inch (83 mm) king.
  • Official National Museum pieces.

Cast from laser scans of originals. 3.25 inch (83 mm) king. Official national museum pieces. Presented in superb gift packaging.

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The Isle of Lewis Large Mahogany Chess Set

Official Isle of Lewis Chessmen The Isle of Lewis Large Mahogany Chess Set

by National Musuems of Scotland
What We like

Superb Quality

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Product Features

  • Made from Laser Scans of Original, Ancient Pieces
  • Maple and Mahogany Chess Board
  • Made in Great Britain
  • Official Isle Of Lewis Chessmen

Made from laser scans of original, ancient pieces Maple and mahogany chess board Official isle of lewis chessmen Made in great britain

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The Isle of Lewis Chessmen - Regency Chess Official Lewis Chess Set - RED Edition - 4 Queens

The Regency Chess Company The Isle of Lewis Chessmen

Regency Chess Official Lewis Chess Set, RED Edition, 4 Queens

by The Regency Chess Company
What We like

3.25 Inch King height - Ideal for a 20 - 24 inch chess board

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Product Features

  • An exclusive Regency Chess Company Product - Limited Edition Red Version
  • Precise replicas of the original Lewis chessmen artefacts
  • Two additional - Stone resin pieces

An exclusive regency chess company product - limited edition red version Two additional - stone resin pieces Precise replicas of the original lewis chessmen artefacts

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The Isle of Lewis and Wenge Mini Chess and Draughts Set

Regencychess The Isle of Lewis and Wenge Mini Chess and Draughts Set

by Regencychess
What We like

A PERFECT GIFT - Set arrives in an attractive gift box and is perfect for any chess enthusiast or lover of medieval history.

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Product Features

  • A COMPLETE SET - Set includes 32 resin chessmen, 24 resin draught counters (checkers), and a cotton playing board. Kings and Queens are about 1 3/8" tall.
  • HISTORICAL REPRODUCTIONS - New technology has created the most exacting reproductions of the most important chess pieces in history: The Lewis Chessmen.
  • BASED ON 900 YEAR OLD PIECES - The Lewis Chessmen were carved sometime in the 12th and 13th centuries and found 700 years later on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides.
  • CHESS FOR A GOOD CAUSE - The original pieces on which these are based are housed in the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh, and every sales helps to support this amazing institution.

A complete set - set includes 32 resin chessmen, 24 resin draught counters (checkers), and a cotton playing board. kings and queens are about 1 3/8" tall. Chess for a good cause - the original pieces on which these are based are housed in the national museum of scotland in edinburgh, and every sales helps to support this amazing institution. Historical reproductions - new technology has created the most exacting reproductions of the most important chess pieces in history: the lewis chessmen. Based on 900 year old pieces - the lewis chessmen were carved sometime in the 12th and 13th centuries and found 700 years later on the isle of lewis in the outer hebrides.

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Design Toscano Isle of Lewis Chess Set with Board Box, 17 Inch, Polyresin, Ancient Ivory

Design Toscano Isle of Lewis Chess Set with Board Box

17 Inch, Polyresin, Ancient Ivory

by Design Toscano
What We like

Design Toscano Decor - Exclusive to the Design Toscano brand, this detailed antique replica chess and checker set is perfect for proud display in your home and it makes a great gift for history buffs and chess players

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Product Features

  • Historical Replica - With the original pieces on display in the British Museum in London and the National Museum of Scotland, our replica set is the best way to bring these beauties into your home
  • Our Isle of Lewis Chess Set measures 17.5"Wx11.5"Dx1.5"H and weighs 12 lbs. The king is 2.5 inches tall.
  • The Lewis Chessmen - Also known as the Uig chessman, are a set of 12th-century ivory chess pieces that make up one of the most complete surviving medieval chess sets. Our replica set draws inspiration from this distinctive historical piece
  • High Quality Chess Set - Hand-cast using real crushed stone bonded with durable designer resin, our Isle of Lewis Chess Set board is topped with a faux ivory finish to bring out the Celtic knot details and the chess and checkers pieces boast a two-tone finish

The lewis chessmen - also known as the uig chessman, are a set of 12th-century ivory chess pieces that make up one of the most complete surviving medieval chess sets. our replica set draws inspiration from this distinctive historical piece Historical replica - with the original pieces on display in the british museum in london and the national museum of scotland, our replica set is the best way to bring these beauties into your home High quality chess set - hand-cast using real crushed stone bonded with durable designer resin, our isle of lewis chess set board is topped with a faux ivory finish to bring out the celtic knot details and the chess and checkers pieces boast a two-tone finish Our isle of lewis chess set measures 17.5"wx11.5"dx1.5"h and weighs 12 lbs. the king is 2.5 inches tall.

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Isle of Lewis Chess Set - 2.75 Inch King Edition - Stone Resin

The Regency Chess Company Isle of Lewis Chess Set

2.75 Inch King Edition, Stone Resin

by The Regency Chess Company
What We like

2.75-inch king height - Ideal for a 16" - 18" chess board

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Product Features

  • Stone resin pieces - 2x additional Queens included! Felted bases
  • Precise replicas of the Original Lewis Chessmen - The most famous chess set in the world
  • An exclusive Regency Chess Company product - Superbly presented

Precise replicas of the original lewis chessmen - the most famous chess set in the world An exclusive regency chess company product - superbly presented Stone resin pieces - 2x additional queens included! felted bases

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The Isle of Lewis Chessmen - Regency Chess Official Lewis Chess Set - 4 Queen Edition

The Regency Chess Company The Isle of Lewis Chessmen

Regency Chess Official Lewis Chess Set, 4 Queen Edition

by The Regency Chess Company
What We like

3.25 Inch King height - Ideal for a 20 - 24 inch chess board

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Product Features

  • Precise replicas of the original Lewis chessmen artefacts
  • Two additional Queens - Stone resin pieces
  • An exclusive Regency Chess Company Product - Superbly Presented

Two additional queens - stone resin pieces An exclusive regency chess company product - superbly presented Precise replicas of the original lewis chessmen artefacts

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Metal Isle of Lewis Chess Set Pieces

Metal Isle of Lewis Chess Set Pieces

by Superior Chess Products
What We like

Recommended for ages 14+

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Product Features

  • Chess board NOT included
  • Replica of famed Isle of Lewis historic chess set
  • King is 2 inches down to pawn (1.25 inches)
  • Bases shapes are irregular (not round). They are just under 1 inch diameter.

Replica of famed isle of lewis historic chess set Chess board not included Bases shapes are irregular (not round). they are just under 1 inch diameter. King is 2 inches down to pawn (1.25 inches)

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The Official Isle of Lewis Chessmen Chess Set

Regencychess The Official Isle of Lewis Chessmen Chess Set

by Regencychess
What We like

Weighted and felted.

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Product Features

  • Precise replicas of the originals.
  • Expertly crafted from crushed stone.
  • Made in the UK
  • 2.75" (70 mm) king.

2.75" (70 mm) king. Precise replicas of the originals. Expertly crafted from crushed stone. Made in the uk

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The Isle Of Lewis Walnut And Maple Chess Set by National Museum Scotland

The Isle Of Lewis Walnut And Maple Chess Set by National Museum Scotland

by National Museum Scotland
What We like

Walnut Chess Board

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Product Features

  • Official Isle Of Lewis Chessmen
  • Made from Laser Scans of Original Pieces
  • Pieces Made in England
  • Superb Quality

Superb quality Pieces made in england Made from laser scans of original pieces Official isle of lewis chessmen

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