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This is the catalog that introduced Gargoyles to the world of home decor! Our upscale customers love our unique collection of replica European sculptures, architectural artifacts, imported French tapestries, suits of armor, swords, French art posters and gift items from around the world.

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Just a few suggestions...


Dragons of the Realm Chess Set (Pieces and Board)

Dragons of the Realm Chess Set (Pieces and Board)

This incredible work of fantasy art boasts a dragon backing each and every 5"-high sculpted playing piece! Whether wizard, knight or king--each work of cold cast resin is painstakingly created in minute detail and sits battle ready atop a faux gold or silver plinth. Our magnificently sleek, Celtic knot motif etched glass chessboard sparkles in the light, held aloft by four menacingly powerful dragons. Whether you're a collector or a novice, you'll never find a more uniquely imaginative set on which to engage the battle of the ages. 19 lbs.


The Knights' Mortal Conflict Pewter Chess Set

The Knights' Mortal Conflict Pewter Chess Set

You'll draw upon the rich tales of knights of the royal realm each time you take up the intricately detailed solid pewter knights, queens, bishops and fair damsels in our chess set. The 10" square, wood-framed playing board opens with a metal clasp to store and transport the pieces of this game of kings. A musuem-quality gift for novice player or fledgling collector, this is another handsome Toscano exclusive! King: 21�H. Complete set with board (box) 10"sq.x2"H. 6 lbs.


Mystical Legends Chess Set (Pieces and Board)

Mystical Legends Chess Set (Pieces and Board)

Gremlins, goblins, and trolls create a world of magic and lore as noted dragon artist Gary Chang creates his own war of mythic proportions in this unique collectible chess set. Infused with the amazing detail of his legendary sculptures, Chang's assorted mystical characters move to create a fantasy tale in faux silver and copper-finished designer resin. Whether you're a collector of Chang's work or a serious chess player, these museum-quality pieces will turn chess into a truly challenging quest. King: 4"H. Board: 19"Wx19"Dx11�H. 11 lbs.


The Knights Mortal Conflict Chess Set

The Knights Mortal Conflict Chess Set

You'll draw upon the rich tales of knights of the royal realm each time you take up the intricately detailed knights, queens, bishops and fair damsels in our chess set. The 10" square, wood-framed playing board opens with a metal clasp to store and transport the quality designer resin pieces. A museum-quality gift for novice player or fledgling collector, this is another handsome Toscano exclusive!


Florentine-Style Game Table

Florentine-Style Game Table

Until you flip the center panel, guests will never know that this versatile, traditional Italian-style table reverses to become an entertaining game table! With a richly Florentine feel, from its hand-painted, faux oak and ebony border laced with acanthus to its barley twist legs and bun feet, this wood table sets itself apart as a true classic. A single drawer on each side for cards or chess pieces adds further elegant functionality to our Toscano exclusive. Simple assembly required. Game pieces not included. See Additional Views for details. 34"Wx27"Dx301�H. 66 lbs.


Civil War Chess Set (Pieces and Deluxe Board)

Civil War Chess Set (Pieces and Deluxe Board)

You don't need to don an authentic Civil War uniform to reenact the war that pitted brother against brother when you own this amazing, sculptural chess set setting Robert E. Lee, Abraham Lincoln, Stonewell Jackson, General Sherman and others head-to-head once again. Whether you are drawn to the fine sculpt or the hand painted detail of these American rivals, admiring the set's history and pure artistry is as engaging as any rousing game of chess. Our oversized designer resin pieces---the King standing over 4½" tall---will delight both fledgling players and seasoned collectors, lending echoes of American history to a timeless, thinking person's game. Deluxe Board 211� with 2 1/8 squares

 
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