The American Revolution White Metal Chessmen depict the style and clothing of the period in striking detail. The opposing armies of the British and Colonial militia are beautifully hand-painted in historically accurate colors and with every piece being crafted from white metal there is a heft to each piece from pawn to king that is very satisfying to play with on any board. American Revolutionary War metal chessmen. King height: 3.125 inches. Opposing armies of redcoats and Yankees. Hand-painted details.