This beautiful chess set includes Italfama's Classic Persian Staunton chess set with their Elm Burl chess case. Pieces combine metal and wood for a sophisticated and elegant design. The metal section of each piece is engraved with an elegant arabesque design while the center sections are made from natural and dark wood distinguishing each side. The pieces are an elegant Staunton design very practical for a game of chess as well as making a statement among your home décor. This is a larger sized set with a 3.875" tall king.
Handcrafted by the skilled craftsmen at Italfama in Italy, this luxurious faux leather chess board and tray is the perfect solution for both playing chess and then storing the pieces when you don't want them sitting out. The sides of the storage tray have an attractive stamped leather pattern adding to the realistic look of a hand-tooled leather case. The board has an elegant black decorative design around the outside and a stitched ribbing edge. On the flipside of the chess board you will find a backgammon board and plastic checkers, dice, and doubling cube are included. Inside there are 32 felt lined compartments for storing chess pieces and two compartments for the plastic checkers. Together, this board and storage tray offers a unique and practical choice beyond the standard chess board.