This is an exquisitely detailed, tournament size Staunton chess set in exotic rosewood and boxwood. Each piece is carved or turned by hand, carefully polished, weighted and balanced to perfection. The grain of the rosewood is distinctive and full of character and looks truly stunning.
Wooden chess board made from high grade Walnut and Maple – A classic design and superb quality, beautifully crafted by renowned chess board maker Rechapados Ferrer of Spain in a veneered construction using modern fabrication techniques to produce a board with distinct lines and very critical detailing. Walnut is rich in tone and has very dense grain making it a particularly popular wood choice for modern interiors. The board’s base is also veneered and is equally well finished.
King Height: 3¾” (9.5 cm)
King Base Diameter: 1.6″ (4 cm)
King Weight: 60 g
Pawn Height: 1.9″ (4.8 cm)
Pawn Weight: 20 g
Pawn Base Diameter: 1.1″ (2.8 cm)
Pieces Weight: 1.5 kg
Board Weight: 2.3 kg
Pieces Materials: Rosewood, Boxwood
Board Materials: Walnut, Maple
Board Size: 19¾” (50 cm)
Board Thickness: ½″ (1.5 cm)
Square Size: 1.9″ (4.8 cm)