Rare Aluminum Chess Set by Austin Enterprises for Alcoa 1962
A sophisticated chess set designed by Austin Cox for the Alcoa aluminum co. in 1962. The individual pieces have been reduced to simplified forms in extruded aluminum, with the dark pieces anodized black in profile. The complete set fits into a walnut display case with sliding blue tint plastic door. The case can be wall mounted. The original blue felt board with aluminum edge is included. Each piece is stamped Austin Enterprises 1962.
6" H 31" L case