I call this chess set
The main inspiration for the characters came from Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter and the Narnia Chronicles, many thanks to the vivid imaginations of J R R Tolkien, J K Rowling and C S Lewis. Some came simply from my own imagination.
The set was made from Keanes white and terra cotta stoneware paper clay. The pawns were bisque fired and then glazed with a clear earthenware glaze while the larger pieces had decorative details picked out using gold lustre glaze.
Pictures of individual pieces