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Colombian Knight Staunton Chess Set with Padauk & Boxwood Pieces - 4.6" King

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After an absence of nearly ten years, we are bringing back the Colombian Knight Staunton chess set in 2021 for a special limited edition release. This elegant Staunton chess set is brings together the very best features of a heirloom quality set blending traditional Staunton elements with unique design concepts. The knight is beautifully sculpted with a one-of-a-kind armor plated body and realistic features including ears, eyes, nose, and mouth. Only the very best carvers in the world can accurately carve and replicate the details of this knight from piece to piece. The other pieces are equally well crafted with wood turning that is is extraordinary.

The Colombian Knight is a very large set with a 4.6 inch tall king with a base diameter of 1.9 inches. The pieces are made from the highest quality African padauk and boxwood and heavily weighted for good balance and stability on the chess board. The king features an elegant cross finial that you will not find on another chess set. The pieces have thick green baize pads so you can slide your pieces across the board or sit down softly. We include an extra queen for each color for pawn promotion and a certificate of authenticity so you will always know what the chess set name is, the type of wood, the year it was made, and where it came from. A must have for the collector!

Chess Set Specifications:
  • African & Boxwood
  • Pieces individually hand polished with solid lacquer and buffing wheel
  • King Height: 4.6"
  • King Base: 1.9"
  • King Weight: 4.2 oz.
  • Chess Set Weight: 67 oz.
  • 2 spare queens are included for pawn promotion
  • Green Baize Cloth Pads  
  • Recommended Chess Board Size:  2.375" - 2.5" Squares (chessboard is not included)
Noteworthy Features:
  • Larger than average set with a 4.6" tall king
  • King features a unique cross finial
  • Larger than average knight with finely detailed features and flat side armor