Our French Lardy Staunton chess set originates from the design made popular by the old Lardy Chess Company in France. This classic simple design is still a favorite with players today. Not having fine detail, this set is made for the rigors of everyday play and you can carrying it around without the worry of breaking pieces. These pieces are heavily weighted, have green baize pads, and come with two extra queens for pawn promotion. Choose from three sizes including 2.75", 3.25", and 3.75". This old classic is a favorite.