This chess set includes our German Knight Staunton with ebonized and natural boxwood pieces matched with our Deluxe Walnut and Maple Chess Board. Simple is often best and our German Knight Staunton with its simple yet attractive design is the ideal set for your everyday chess game. Unencumbered by fine detail, these chess pieces will stand up to the rigor of daily play for a lifetime. The king is 3.75” tall with a base diameter of 1.5”, an excellent size for tournament play or the game at home. Pieces are heavily weighted for exceptional stability and have thick green baize pads on the bottom for a soft cushion and allow pieces to slide smoothly across the chess board. The German Knight Staunton ranks as the most popular chess set ever made is often used in tournaments, matches, television shows, movies and featured on chess book covers.
Our Deluxe Walnut and Maple Chess Board is made for us by Rechapados Ferrer in Spain, the larges manufacturer of high quality chess boards in the world. This is an inlaid chess board made from the finest walnut and maple veneer sealed with a semi-gloss polyurethane finish to protect the wood. The precision of the inlay work is remarkable. The squares are 2" and the overall size of the board is 19.5" and .5" thick. A triple inlay delimiter accentuates the playing area and the bottom of the board has pads to protect whatever surface it sets on. Whether you are a collector or just looking for one special chess set for home, the Dubrovnik with this beautiful chess board is an unbeatable combination.
- Ebonized & Natural Boxwood
- Hand polished lacquer finish
- King Height: 3.75"
- King Base: 1.5"
- King Weight: 2 Ounces
- Chess Set Weight: 30 Ounces
- Includes 2 extra queens for pawn promotion
- Green Baize Pads
- Material: Walnut & Maple Veneer over Wood Composites
- Finish: Satin Polyurethane
- Square Size: 2"
- Overall Dimensions: 19.5" x .5" Thick
- Made in Spain