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Onyx and Marble Chess Set in Black and Ivory (5 in.), "Black and Ivory Challenge"

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The perfect home accessory for offering a cerebral challenge, this mini chess... more

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The perfect home accessory for offering a cerebral challenge, this mini chess set from Mexico is presented by the Sierra Family. The artisans work with onyx and marble, diligently hand-carving each tile and chess piece to display natural hues of black and ivory. The chess set's petite size makes it the perfect home accessory for any space.

  • 0.62 kgs
  • 1.4 lbs
  • Board: 1.3 cm H x 13 cm W x 13 cm D
  • Board: 0.5" H x 5" W x 5" D
  • Pieces: 2 cm min L - x 3 cm max L
  • Pieces: 0.8" min L - x 1.2" max L

  • Onyx, marble
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Warning: Choking Hazard. Small parts -- not for children under 3 years.
  • Velvet paper backing
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

54

Verified Reviewer

01/12/2020

"stays on my table"

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This is a very cute and artistic piece. It sit on my kitchen table as an artistic piece and a fun game piece. Its glass and well designed. Solid construction. Beautiful!

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Black and Ivory Challenge, Onyx and Marble Chess Set in Black and Ivory (5 in.)

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06/24/2020

"An amazing chess set"

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Absolutely amazing! Beautiful and large... it adds a very beautiful and unique talking piece as you play a game!

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06/18/2020

"Beautiful Chess Set"

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I bought this set for my daughter for Christmas and it is a beautiful, well made set. She absolutely loved it.

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06/16/2020

"Nice Chess set"

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Although not large it was perfect for my needs and I was looking for a black and white set. This did the trick for a reasonable price.

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05/22/2020

"Absolutely perfect! Beautifully crafted"

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I was looking for a chess set to replace a set that had been broken. We had purchased our original set whilst on holiday in Mexico back 2011. There is a slight colour variant to our original set but this is a perfect replacement to help me reminisce of such a happy time spent with my husband. And now I have a new set which I can now share with our children as well, teaching them how to play and making memories as a family. Thank you so much for this beautifully crafted set. The attention to detail is brilliant

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05/11/2020

"Gorgeous display piece"

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I never thought tic-tac-toe could become a true piece of artwork--this set has the perfect weight and is achingly gorgeous in real life. A fun heirloom collectible for sure.

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist is currently confronting a major life challenge.

Sierra Family has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2500 and the most recent for $3800. Proceeds were used to purchase marble and onyx in bulk for her chess sets.

Odette has left a profound impact in her community and has successfully tripled the growth of her workshop from her first six months at NOVICA.

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

Odette has provided work for incredible people to aid in creating the art in her workshop.

Odette learned her craft from community members in her home town.

 
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