More ideas from Marie
Links - Welcome to the Chess Museum

Chess Collectors Internacional Magazine Fascinating site, with many archived articles from former editions of the magazine, with links, news, and also an online version of the ongoing edition of the.

Links - Welcome to the Chess Museum

Chess Collectors Internacional Magazine Fascinating site, with many archived articles from former editions of the magazine, with links, news, and also an online version of the ongoing edition of the.

Cartoon by Jovan Prokopljevic

Jovan Prokopljević is a Serbian architect, award-winning cartoonist and caricaturist; he is known after his gnomish chess players with large noses and rotund

Jovan Prokopljevic, Clock Head

Jovan Prokopljević is a Serbian architect, award-winning cartoonist and caricaturist; he is known after his gnomish chess players with large noses and rotund

Chess Graphics, a collection devoted to all aspects of chess graphics.

Swing your partner round and round.

Photograph The Chessmaster by Scott Carr on 500px

The Chessmaster by Scott Carr on

chessmaster

chessmaster

Richard Reti

The Chess Exchange NYC's Only Chess Store North of Greenwich Village

Capua (southern Italy), around 330-300 BC. Two girls playing ‘knucklebones’.    This game (similar to jacks) was popular amongst children and young women in ancient Greece- the players would throw the knucklebones into the air, and then try to catch as many as they could on the back of their hands. The knucklebones were made from the anklebones of sheep or goats.    British Museum, London

mini-girlz: “Ancient Greek Adolescent Girls at Play This small inches high) terracotta sculpture was made in Greek southern Italy in the late fourth century BCE. It depicts two adolescent girls playing the game of “knucklebones” (astragaloi in.

Heid. Hs. 4036: Heid. Hs. 4036 Outlines from the Illuminations in the Manuscript Collection of the Songs of the Minnesingers: Commonly Called the Manesse Manuscript (vor 1876)

4036 Outlines from the Illuminations in the Manuscript Collection of the Songs of the Minnesingers: Commonly Called the Manesse Manuscript (vor