The Lewis Chessmen* – the debate continues….

….with a Norwegian counter argument to the Icelandic claim – by Morten Lilleøren: The Lewis Chessmen on a Fantasy Iceland.

*They are a collection of chess pieces, handcrafted in the 12th century from walrus tusks and whale teeth and discovered on the Isle of Lewis. The little figures were also the inspiration for Noggin the Nog.

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