Game of chess bear toy from the Russian village of Bogorodskoye! These hand-carved, wooden toys display the humor and wittiness of Russian people, and this cute bear toy is no exception. If you move your hand in a circular motion while holding on to the end of this toy, the bears begins to move their arms up and down, allowing them to "play" the classic game of chess! Movable toys from Russia are a great piece of folk art to own. It is fun and easy for all ages! Makes a unique gift for a toy collector or enthusiast!