Battle of Hastings - Chess Set

Relive the historic Battle of Hastings with this remarkable chess set inspired by the events of October...
SKU: 15157

The Chess Set pieces are made from Eco-Friendly UK Made, Non Toxic, Crushed Stone with a Water Based Polymer.

Please note, it may take upwards of a month for your chess set to ship, as we make each set to order. Keep this in mind and order gifts well ahead of when you need them.

Relive the historic Battle of Hastings with this remarkable chess set inspired by the events of October 14th, 1066. The clash between King Harold II of England and the invading Norman army, led by William the Duke of Normandy, comes to life in exquisite detail through the craftsmanship of Studio Anne Carlton. Each chess piece in this set represents a key figure from this momentous battle. King Harold II, valiantly defending his kingdom, stands as the focal point of the English forces. William the Conqueror, determined to claim the English throne, leads his Norman army with unwavering resolve. The opposing armies are further represented by a host of knights, soldiers, and archers, each intricately designed to capture the essence of this historic conflict. As you engage in a game of chess using this Battle of Hastings set, you'll be transported back to a pivotal moment in history. Calculate your moves and imagine the fierce clashes and decisive manoeuvres that determined the fate of England. The richness of the set's design and the attention to historical accuracy make it a captivating addition to any chess collection. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a chess player, or simply appreciate the artistry of finely crafted chess sets, the Battle of Hastings chess set offers a unique opportunity to commemorate one of the defining moments in English history. Experience the thrill and drama of this legendary battle as you engage in your own strategic conflicts on the chessboard.

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