Monday, March 26, 2012
3 Six pointed stars on the bottom and top margins of the chess board
Picture from Fol 9r
Six pointed stars appear several times in Alphonso X's [amazing] Book of Games
(Book of chess, dice and tables -Libro de los juegos
Written and painted in Toledo, Spain, 1283 C.E.
Researchers argue if the apearance of this symbol has any connection to Jews