Imagine these beautiful theme chess pieces sitting on your chess board whether you are playing a game of chess or they are simply decorating you’re your living room. This stunning chess set from the workshop of Italfama in Florence, Italy is truly one of their master pieces and one of the most popular sets they have ever created. This Renaissance design like all of their designs is unique and elevates the art of chess to a new level. The pieces are cast from solid zinc using the age-old lost wax casting process. The pieces are then brass and nickel plated followed by several layers of lacquer to prevent tarnishing and keep them beautiful and shiny year after year.
This a very large chess set with the king measuring 5.5 inches tall. Each piece represents a figure from the Renaissance period including the king, queen, bishop, knight, and castle. The pieces are engraved with their own unique pattern adding elegance to the design. Whether you are investing in this fine chess set for yourself or buying it for a gift, you will be thoroughly pleased with the size, weight, quality and elegance of this chess set from Italy.