Chess pieces in alabaster and resin manufactured and painted by hand depicting the First World War, the clash in 1914 between Austria of Franz Josef and Italy of the King Vittorio Emanuele II.
You can see the details with which have been realized the main characters, the King and Queen: are represented by the Italian King Vittorio Emanuele and his wife, and Austria by the famous King Franz Josef and the more famous Queen, Princess Sissi.
A special note to the horse represented for Italy, this flag softly rolled up on itself, as rolled from the wind on the flagpole.
On the bases of the two sets of chess, you notice the flag of the royal house Habsburg Lorraine representing King Franz Josef and our Italian flag. The photos depict the only measure currently available, King Height 3,94" King Base 1,38" (size 10 cm x 3,5 cm diameter).