Ancient History theme Chess Sets and Chess PiecesWe carry an amazing selection of chess piece sets that should fit any need. If you are looking for historical theme chessmen, we have you covered. Ancient Themes include many popular figurine styles such as Egyptian, Greek, and Roman Chess Sets. Others focus on Greco-Roman Gods and Goddesses of classical mythology. Regardless of the exact content, similar to the medieval themes there is often a close relationship between the traditional chess pieces and what they represent making them a good choice as a playable theme chess set.