Zoological Society of London Chess Set:
This chess set (shown above), produced by the Zoological Society of London, is available for purchase (£50) from their website.
The chessboard (16cm square) is made up of silver and black squares. The animal chess pieces are also silver and black and identified as:
- Lions are the kings.
- Tigers are the queens.
- Elephants are the bishops.
- Horses are the knights.
- Giraffes are the castles (rooks).
- Cattle are the pawns.
ZSL Chess Set - http://www.zsl.org/shop/gifts/chess-set/product.html
ALCHEssMIST - Sir Stamford Raffles - Singapore, Chess & London Zoo