Paul Charles Morphy (June 22, 1837 – July 10, 1884) was an American chess player. He is considered to have been the greatest chess master of his era and an unofficial World Chess Champion. He was a chess prodigy. He was called “The Pride and Sorrow of Chess” because he had a brief and brilliant chess career, but then retired from the game while still young.
3.5 Inch King, double weighted and perfectly balanced with fitted Green felt pads to the pieces.
This set ships with 4 Queens as standard!
Matched perfectly with the stunning makassar chessboard, sheer luxury.
This 20 Inch board in stunning makassar and maple wood Manufactured in Sorrento, Italy. This wonderful masterpiece is a spectacular delight and would grace any home or office.