Picture this extraordinary Staunton wood chess set in your living room setup and ready for your next game of chess or just simply looking beautiful. You will love the knight’s design and intricately carved detail including eyes, mouth, nose, ears, and mane that creates a fierce countenance for which this set is named. The pieces have a graceful profile and a tapered base design that further enhances the overall look. This set features African padauk and boxwood chess pieces. African padauk is one of the most beautiful exotic woods in the world with a blend of red and orange colors that polishes to a glossy luster.
This is a large chess set with a 4” tall king and an extra wide base of 1.75”, an excellent size for tournament play or casual games at home. The pieces have thick green baize pads so they slide smoothly across the chess board and are heavily weighted for stability. Whether you are a casual chess player, collector, or buying a special gift for someone, this Fierce Knight Staunton chess set in African padauk is an excellent choice that will be treasured forever.
African Padauk & Boxwood
Pieces individually hand polished with solid lacquer and buffing wheel
King Height: 4"
King Base: 1.75"
King Weight: 3.6 oz.
Chess Set Weight: 64 oz.
2 spare queens are included for pawn promotion
Green Baize Cloth Pads
Recommended Chess Board Size: 2.125" - 2.25" Squares (chessboard is not included)