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Photos of Modern Chess Set

Below, you see a small-size version of a photo, made by Jean-Luc Muraro of the set of Jean-Louis Cazaux of Modern Chess.

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Below, are photos taken by John Lawson of his set and rules booklet in 2005. John writes, "The board is plastic coated cardboard, folded in quarters. One side is the 9x9 Modern chessboard, the other side is a normal 8x8 board. The pieces are dense plastic, weighted and felted. The set is contained in a green vinyl case. The name on the case is "Ajedrez Moderno", which is of course "Modern Chess" in Spanish."




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Photo made by Jean-Luc Muraro. Communicated by Jean-Louis Cazaux. WWW page made by Hans Bodlaender. 
WWW page made: February 13, 1999. Updated by Tony Quintanilla, November 25, 2005.