Picture this attractive chess set with genuine Staunton wood chess pieces and a beautiful chess board sitting in your living room or office ready for a chess game. If you are looking for an outstanding value, high quality wood chess set with traditional black and white pieces, there is no better choice. This chess set features our German Knight Staunton with ebonized boxwood and natural boxwood chess pieces matched with our Mahogany and maple chess board. Simple is often best and our German Knight with its simple and 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 regular play year after year.
This chess set has s a 2.75” tall king with a base diameter of 1.25”. The chess board has 1.5” squares with an overall size of 14”, an ideal size for casual games at home. Pieces have thick green baize pads for a soft feel on the chess board and are nicely weighted for stability. The ebonized boxwood pieces are jet black while the cream colored natural boxwood is the perfect wood for the white chess pieces. The pieces are individually hand polished and lacquered to a beautiful shine. The rich and warm color of the mahogany chess board creates a striking contrast against the black and boxwood pieces. More chess games have been played with a German Knight than any other chess set in the world and it continues to be our number one selling chess set.