Old chess figure, bought for 5 euros, appears to be worth a fortune

When an antique dealer bought a small chess piece for about 5 euros in 1964, he never would have imagined that the figure would be worth so much today.

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Source: Sotheby's

When the man bought it, he just thought the nine-centimeter doll to be "just beautiful." However, he did not know that the special piece was made of walrus ivory and must have been at least 900 years old. ..

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