Chess Sets and Boards

The most important factor to consider when buying a chess set and board is to find the best possible size, If you are looking for an affordable option, then you can try looking for one at an online store or departmental store. Look for the best options available in terms of prices and styles. You may also want to consider whether your child is a big fan of board games and prefer to play online games or whether he or she prefers real-life board games with physical components.

Executive Staunton Boxwood & Ebonised Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™

Executive Staunton Boxwood & Ebonised Chess Pieces

£99.95 GBP

Excellent set of match play chess pieces. Hand carved out of boxwood with felt covered undersides. Extremely popular set given the relatively low p...

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£99.95 GBP
Elm Acacia Prestige Winchester Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Elm Acacia Prestige Winchester Chess Set

£349.00 GBP

A sublime chess set featuring the very popular 4 Inch Winchester Staunton chess pieces.  This stunning Chess Board makes a fantastic centrepiece to...

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£349.00 GBP
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Bulgarian Varna Olympiad Antique & Black Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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Bulgarian Varna Olympiad Antique & Black Chess Pieces

£199.95 GBP

The set is a faithful reproduction and features a 1 piece knight which proved to be very difficult to carve and turn as well as time-consuming, ...

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£199.95 GBP
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Artisan Winchester 4 Inch Acacia & Boxwood Chessmen - Official Staunton™
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Artisan Winchester 4 Inch Acacia & Boxwood Chessmen

£120.00 GBP

QUALITY HAND CARVED CHESS CHESS Typically Staunton in design, this set is suitable even for grand master tournament chess matches! Beautiful natura...

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£120.00 GBP
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22" Italian Makassar Ebony & Maple Chessboard - Official Staunton™
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22" Italian Makassar Ebony & Maple Chessboard

£299.00 GBP

A Stunning centrepiece and the perfect platform to host your army of chessmen. This chessboard features a stunning Makassar ebony and maple swat...

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£299.00 GBP
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3.5" Bridled Knight Acacia Chessmen - Official Staunton™
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3.5" Bridled Knight Acacia Chessmen

£129.95 GBP

Kings Knight Bridle Chessmen. The hand carved knights with their bridle and reigns are intricately detailed and with the replication only the ve...

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£129.95 GBP
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3.5" Staunton Cooke Boxwood Ebony Chess Pieces & Chess Box - Official Staunton™
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3.5" Staunton Cooke Boxwood Ebony Chess Pieces & Chess Box

£349.00 GBP

  PRE ORDER NOW - AVAILABLE MID OCTOBER     The Cooke Boxwood and Ebony chess pieces. Maintaining the traditional design specifications to the roma...

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£349.00 GBP
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Atlantic Red Gloss & Cream Anegre Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Atlantic Red Gloss & Cream Anegre Chess Set

£299.00 GBP

The Atlantic Classic chess pieces featuring a large 3.75-inch king. A classic Staunton design finished in stunning gloss lacquered coating. An ae...

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£299.00 GBP
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1849 4.4" Edition Reproduction Ebony & Boxwood Combination Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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1849 4.4" Edition Reproduction Ebony & Boxwood Combination Chess Set

£849.95 GBP

If you're looking for the ultimate in original Staunton design chess pieces then this set will not disappoint. These chess pieces are meticulous...

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£849.95 GBP
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3.5" Antiqued English Staunton Chess Pieces & Mahogany Box - Official Staunton™
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3.5" Antiqued English Staunton Chess Pieces & Mahogany Box

£249.95 GBP

ENGLISH ANTIQUE CHESS PIECES The Antiqued English design chess pieces are an exceptional mid-priced-level set.  The term "Antiqued" is that which...

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£249.95 GBP
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Solid Wooden Slide Lid Box - Official Staunton™
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Solid Wooden Slide Lid Box

£34.00 GBP

A beautifully made solid wood slide lid box This box will store pieces up to a 3.25 inch king.  

£34.00 GBP
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1851 Morphy 4.4 "Boxwood, Ebony & Montgoy Makassar Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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1851 Morphy 4.4 "Boxwood, Ebony & Montgoy Makassar Chess Set

£849.00 GBP

If you are looking for the perfect classic Staunton chess sets combination in true traditional style then our 1851 reproduction is a detailed re...

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1950 Dubrovnik Antique and Mahogany Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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1950 Dubrovnik Antique and Mahogany Chess Pieces

£249.95 GBP

  There used to be the greatest chess player of all time, Robert James "Bobby" Fischer, and this beautifully designed chess set used to be one o...

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Kings Euro Folding Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Kings Euro Folding Chess Set

£39.95 GBP

  These chessmen have felted bases for better protection and have a special insert tray in the folding Beech and Birch board to keep them safe.Si...

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£39.95 GBP
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23 Inch Deluxe Montgoy Palisander Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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23 Inch Deluxe Montgoy Palisander Chess Board

£174.47 GBP

A beautifully crafted Large chess board from the renown Rechapados Ferrer Spainish company. Using hand inlays of montgoy palisander and maple with ...

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£174.47 GBP
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Competition Elite Walnut Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Competition Elite Walnut Chess Set

£179.95 GBP

  Includes 2 additional queens. Weighted for perfect balance. Chess Piece Bases covered with billiard cloth. Presented with a superb walnut and ma...

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£179.95 GBP
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Mahogany Stained Birch Wood Chess Box - Official Staunton™

Mahogany Stained Birch Wood Chess Box

£24.00 GBP

  A perfect stained birch wood chess pieces box with a metal clasp, able to contain chess pieces of up-to 3.50″. Both sides of the box crafted ...

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£24.00 GBP
Championship Salvador Anegre High Gloss Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Championship Salvador Anegre High Gloss Chess Set

£399.00 GBP

A top quality wooden set in traditional Staunton design, this elegant set speaks of taste and class. Beautifully hand carved from top quality Eb...

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£399.00 GBP
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1849 Staunton.US Chess Pieces & Box - Official Staunton™
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1849 Staunton.US Chess Pieces & Box

£749.00 GBP

When this set was still in production, photos were shared with many top collectors and they all agree it is the most accurate 1849 Cooke set eve...

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£749.00 GBP
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Atlantic Series Red & Cream Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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Atlantic Series Red & Cream Chess Pieces

£91.47 GBP

COLOURFUL GLOSS CHESS PIECES The Atlantic Classic chess pieces featuring a large 3.75 Inch king. A classic Staunton design finished in stunning glo...

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£91.47 GBP
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21" European Anegre and Maple Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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21" European Anegre and Maple Chess Board

£64.95 GBP

  An entry-level European made Anegre and Maple Chess Board 21" chess board with 2-2/4" square sizes Perfect chess board to suit many chess piec...

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£64.95 GBP
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3" Executive Black & Boxwood Chess Pieces & Slide Lid Box - Official Staunton™
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3" Executive Black & Boxwood Chess Pieces & Slide Lid Box

£99.95 GBP

Hand-carved out of boxwood with felt-covered undersides. Extremely popular set given the relatively low price for such a beautiful sculpture. Pe...

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£99.95 GBP
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Bulgarian Varna Antique Mahogany Chess Set Combination - Official Staunton™
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Bulgarian Varna Antique Mahogany Chess Set Combination

£249.00 GBP

  The set is a faithful reproduction and features a 1 piece knight which proved to be very difficult to carve and turn as well as time-consuming...

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£249.00 GBP
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Acacia Club Classic Chessmen & Solid Wood Slide Lid Box - Official Staunton™
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Acacia Club Classic Chessmen & Solid Wood Slide Lid Box

£89.95 GBP

  The classic chess piece set is one of our best sellers, this is the preferred style of the club and tournament player. Hand carved and turned ...

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£89.95 GBP
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The most important factor to consider when buying a chess set and board is to find the best possible size, If you are looking for an affordable option, then you can try looking for one at an online store or departmental store. Look for the best options available in terms of prices and styles. You may also want to consider whether your child is a big fan of board games and prefer to play online games or whether he or she prefers real-life board games with physical components.

One thing to consider is the cost of the chess set and board. It is not unusual for adults to spend a lot of money on their chess set and board. For children, however, a good budget choice may be a generic wooden chess set or a wooden chess set including chess pieces. The material of the set should also be a consideration. Metal sets are popular because they are durable and you will get them for reasonable prices. Wooden sets are cheaper but if you are looking for the best possible size, wooden chess sets are the way to go.

 

The materials of the wooden chess set and the board should also be checked for compatibility. Pieces that have a plastic coating are not compatible with wooden boards. It is advisable to pick a board that is quite durable and is suitable for use with hand-carved pieces

Where to buy online? If you know where to buy online, then it would be easy for you to find the best prices and find the best options. You just need to remember the places that are the best when it comes to giving you the best deals.

 

With so many different styles of chess sets to choose from, it is understandable that the choice can be rather difficult. There is also much to be said about having a luxury chess board at the very centre of your living room over which important conversations can take place or simply to add a touch of elegance to the area. The availability also makes it easy to strike up a game at whim so that you can test your latest chess strategy on you.

An antique chess board is something that many people adore in their homes. The timeless beauty can simply not be replaced by even the best wooden contemporary chess set or the popular marble chess set. You should also take into consideration the type of wood you want to use. For example, you can find rosewood, cherry and oak models available, each of which has a completely different appearance that can match any type of décor found in your home. Furthermore, a wooden chess table can come in virtually any colour to help complement the look and feel of your home. In the worst case, you can always choose one that is black, so that it works well with any other colour. This is especially true if all of the other furniture in your home is made of wood and you want it to blend in naturally.

 

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