1851 Morphy Cooke 4.4 "Boxwood, Ebony & Montgoy Makassar Chess Set
If you are looking for the perfect classic Staunton chess sets combination in true traditional style then our 1851 reproduction is a detailed replica of an original set manufactured by the British company, circa 1849-55.
English chess master, Howard Saunton, promoted this set at the first international chess tournament in 1851. Its clearly distinguishable pieces soon became the competition standard known as the 'Staunton' set.
The pieces are also fitted with the base lozenge that was used on the original 1849/51 sets.
Certificate of Authenticity included
The 23 Inch chessboard is constructed using montgoy palisander and maple veneer inlays. This fine classic Staunton design trio is coveted by serious collectors of the chess World! We have received many emails giving praise to our detailed and accurate level of attainment of this particular chess set.
The box is truly beautiful in Makassar accentuating this superb quality chess box to house your heirloom-quality Staunton chess set
The Chess Pieces are housed in sturdy full-colour retail packaging with a chess rule book warranty card and Cleaning Cloth
3 YEAR GUARANTEE
We offer a 3 year standard guarantee that covers any natural defects such as, splitting, cracking, warping of the woods used in our entire range