A wonderful chess set that combines our luxurious Supreme Series Staunton chess pieces in Rosewood and Boxwood with our new Luxury Palisander and Black Anegre chess board. The chessmen are classic Staunton and have been sourced from the worlds finest producer of wooden chess sets. The quality of the chessmen is extremely fine with accurate carvings and an consistent, defect free finish. They have been made from clean grained boxwood and genuine Indian Rosewood. The Rosewood is the highest grade and makes the chessmen a very valuable and collectable. Each piece has been correctly weighted in the base for perfect balance, something you will fully appreciate when you begin to move the pieces around the board. The Knights have been hand carved with attention to consistency and although hand carved, are almost a mirror reflection of each other.
The board has been selected from Europe's premier manufacture of chess boards for it's quality, finish and stunning, clean lines. The wooden veneers feature rich tones and vivid grain with a magical contrast between the black and maple squares and the Palisander Rosewood border. The overall effect is highly attractive and it complements the chess pieces perfectly by providing just the right amount of contrast. A combination of extremely high quality pieces and a highly distinctive board make this set highly desirable.
Finally the set includes a burl effect chess piece box with quadrant hinges and a beautiful clean finish. Inside, the box has 2 black flock lined compartments to offer the ultimate protection for the chessmen.
- King height is 8.9cm / 3.5 inches
- Board playing squares width is 4.6cm
- Board dimensions : 46 x 46 x 1.6cm
- Total weight unpacked : 2.8kg
- materials Used : Rosewood, Boxwood, Maple, Black Anegre