Staunton Wood Chess Pieces

The Chess Store specializes in fine Staunton wood chess sets and we have the largest collection in the world. Our Staunton chessmen are the highest quality chessmen in the world made for us in the Amritsar region in India where all fine Staunton chessmen come from. We have old classic designs that have been a standard for years and new contemporary designs that take Staunton to a new level. We use the highest quality wood including African Padauk, boxwood, ebony, golden rosewood, and rosewood. Our chess sets are heavily weighted, have green baize pads, and include spare queens.

Need help picking out just the right pieces? Write to with your budget, size/king height, and wood preference and we'll be more than happy to recommend several of our favorite chess sets. And If you already have a board we can recommend the right size pieces for you.