Argenti Campus; 32 Campo Bros. chess pieces without board, artistically restored, wood, white v. black Argentinian, unweighted, c.1972-1977.
Height: King 9.5cm, weight 26g, base width 4cm; Queen 8.7cm wt. 27g, Bishop 8cm 18g, Knight 7.4cm 23g, Rook 5.8cm 21g, Pawns 5.3cm 10g.
W: lush burgundy felt pads, B: same
For a full history of these Argentine chessmen and just how they were restored please refer to our March and April Chessays on the ALL ABOUT CHESS page where you will find everything you need to know about this particular chess set and this classic Olympico pattern in general.
Both kings carry the hand-painted iridescent copper 2022 ‘power’ signature of the artist on their bases and are accompanied by one of our unique Certificates of Authenticity. See the Jan. 2022 chessay for more info on this.
Etsy Set Price: $950.00
thechessschach.com Set Price: $850.00