Imagine this impressive metal theme chess set displayed on your chess board ready for a game of chess while adding interest and beauty to your home decor. This beautifully sculpted Egyptian theme chess set from the workshop of Italfama in Florence, Italy is truly one of their very finest creations. Chess pieces are represented by figures and artifacts from ancient Egypt culture including Pharaoh, Obelisk, and the Great Sphinx of Giza.
This is a very large chess set with a king that measures 5 inches tall and a 1.5 inch square base. Cast from solid zinc using the age-old lost-wax casting process, you will love the way they heavy pieces feel. The pieces are brass and nickel plated and sealed with several layers of lacquer to prevent tarnishing and keep them beautiful and shiny year after year. Whether you are investing in this fine chess set for yourself or buying it for a gift, the interesting history along the artistic design of the pieces make this a special set you will treasure a lifetime.
- King Height: 5"
- King Base: 1.5"
- Material: Brass & Nickel Plated Cast Zinc
- Chess Set Weight: 15 lbs.
- Felt Pads
- Comes packaged in Italfama green and gold fancy cardboard box.
- Recommended Chess Board Size: 2.25" - 2.5" Squares