The chess player's search for a unique chess set could end here! The Roosters
and Hens theme chess set is most definitely a one of a kind. The invitation for
the barnyard squawkers into the peace and solicitude of the chess study is simply
dreadful! Happily though, the roosters and hens are all on totally abnormal best
behavior, and don't let out a peep of sound the whole time you play with them.
To be reasonable, you'd expect at least a bad-natured cluck from a disgruntled
hen, but these examples of fowl pieces are definitely filling the bill!
The rather eye-catching colors of each piece is just one of the many recommendations
for this set; it is simply a must for anyone who lives in the country, or wishes
to have a taste of what the country can be like. Of course, it is a rather unusually
Who knows though, might the docile chickens start from their sleepy mode and
go to the fray with noises only they know how to make? You can find out, but
first, choose your side. Will you take the brighter colored flock with a proud
leader perched on his henhouse, or will you choose the 'dark side', with bright
red heads atop their black feathers?
Each rooster and hen in the back row is neatly perched on its own little chickenhouse,
while the chickens in the front row are pertly sitting with every feather in
place. The base of each piece is also conveniently color coded, just in case
the sides ever get mixed up.
This Roosters and Hens themed chess set is made of non-weighted, plastic resin,
hand painted chess set pieces.
- King size: 3-1/4" tall, 1-1/8" bases.
- Pieces only. Chessboard not included.
- Set weighs 4.5 pounds.