Chessman or chess piece, warder or rook as a berserker, wearing an aketon, biting the top of his shield with sword raised and helmet on head, standing, of walrus ivory, found in an underground chamber in the parish of Uig, Lewis in 1831: Scandinavian, late 12th century.


  • Title: Lewis chessman
  • Date Created: Late 12th century
  • Physical Location: National Museum of Scotland
  • Rights: © National Museums Scotland
  • Medium: Walrus ivory

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