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The Chess Variant Pages

Photo's of a Gala Set

In a game book, descriptions were given how to build a set for the game of Gala. My mother, Marijke Bodlaender-Groote, made an actually even nicer set as a birthday present for my father. Three photo's of this nice set can be seen below: click on the photo's to get a larger image.

Written and photo's by Hans Bodlaender. Photo's made with Kodak DC-20 camera donated by David Howe.

WWW page created: August 12, 1997.