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.

Gambit Tournament Chess Combination - Official Staunton™
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Gambit Tournament Chess Combination

£30.60 GBP

As used in Schools and Chess Clubs Worldwide. Solid Plastic chess pieces matched with roll-up vinyl board and bag.  Standard 3.75 inch King Heigh...

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£30.60 GBP
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3 Inch Club Classic Acacia & Boxwood Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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3 Inch Club Classic Acacia & Boxwood Chess Pieces

£44.96 GBP

    TRADITIONAL MID SIZED CHESS PIECES The classic chess piece set is one of our best sellers, this is the preferred style of the club and tourna...

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£44.96 GBP
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Gambit Club Chessmen - Official Staunton™
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Gambit Club Chessmen

£14.36 GBP

  High quality black/ivory solid, tournament standard, plastic pieces. 95 mm (3.75 inch) kings, felted.Supplied in poly bag. 4 Queens supplied w...

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£14.36 GBP
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21" Walnut & Maple Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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21" Walnut & Maple Chess Board

£89.10 GBP

An excellent platform featuring a full-sized tournament board at 21.00 inches with 2-1/4 inch playing field squares. Clean and crisp inlaid squares.

£89.10 GBP
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Fierce Knight Set & Brown Buff 55mm Vinyl Roll Up Board - Official Staunton™
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Fierce Knight Set & Brown Buff 55mm Vinyl Roll Up Board

£30.60 GBP

Perfect for the chess club team member the Tournament Fierce Knight Set & Brown Buff 55mm Vinyl Roll Up Board King height 3.75 Inch, solid pla...

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£30.60 GBP
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1849 - 3.5" Staunton Cooke Boxwood Ebony Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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1849 - 3.5" Staunton Cooke Boxwood Ebony Chess Pieces

£269.10 GBP

The Cooke Boxwood and Ebony chess pieces. Maintaining the traditional design specifications to the romantic chess era. The masters of our craft who...

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£269.10 GBP
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Artistic Parker Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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Artistic Parker Chess Pieces

£179.10 GBP

A beautiful Staunton design with a twist! The stunning patterns and high lacquered coatings really do make this a great set to play and display...

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£179.10 GBP
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Luxury Twin Tier Presentation Case - Official Staunton™
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Luxury Twin Tier Presentation Case

£179.10 GBP

A Fabulous Quality luxury cushioned twin tier presentation case to fit king height of up to 5" Beautifully lined cushioned interior to protect t...

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£179.10 GBP
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3" Italian Acacia Boxwood Chess Pieces in Presentation Gift Box - Official Staunton™
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3" Italian Acacia Boxwood Chess Pieces in Presentation Gift Box

£99.00 GBP

    A sublime set of Italian Lacquered Chess Pieces featuring the Staunton design. Beautifully presented in a presentation gift box.  Lacquered coa...

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£99.00 GBP
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Anjan Zagreb Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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Anjan Zagreb Chess Pieces

£179.96 GBP

    An unusual, yet a popular set of chess pieces. In contrast to the popular Staunton design, the bishop doesn't have a mitre but is smooth and fe...

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£179.96 GBP
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Appaloosa Italian Prestige Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Appaloosa Italian Prestige Chess Set

£715.50 GBP

What an absolutely stunning chess set! Beautifully hand-carved chess pieces matched with an equally stunning Italian made chessboard. This combinat...

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£715.50 GBP
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20" Handmade Acacia & Maple Solid Wood Chessboard - Official Staunton™
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20" Handmade Acacia & Maple Solid Wood Chessboard

£199.00 GBP

  Completely hand made, this is a beautiful large rustic chessboard. Using solid wood acacia and maple, with an acacia frame. These chessboards a...

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£199.00 GBP
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3.75" Zagreb Russian Sheesham Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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3.75" Zagreb Russian Sheesham Chess Pieces

£121.46 GBP

Named after the capital city of Croatia where a tournament for the World Chess Champion was held in 1959, this set of contrasting colours of the pi...

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£121.46 GBP
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4.5" King Charles Ebony & Boxwood Chessmen - Official Staunton™
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4.5" King Charles Ebony & Boxwood Chessmen

£269.10 GBP

  The King Charles Series Wood Chess Pieces is one of those sets you'll treasure for the rest of your life. The majestic king proudly stands 4 .5" ...

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£269.10 GBP
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Italian Prestige Ferrari Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Italian Prestige Ferrari Chess Set

£805.50 GBP

This combination is simply spectacular!  Weighted for perfect balance. Bases covered with billiard cloth. Stunning 23" chessboard. Beautifully orn...

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£805.50 GBP
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19.75" Italian RC Prestige Walnut Burl Luxury Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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19.75" Italian RC Prestige Walnut Burl Luxury Chess Board

£314.10 GBP

  Beautifully handcrafted in Italy. Superb quality. (50 cm) luxury board. (50 mm) playing squares. Ideal for a king height of 95mm

£314.10 GBP
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17.75" Walnut Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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17.75" Walnut Chess Board

£69.95 GBP

  Beautifully crafted  High quality Walnut and Maple. 17.75 inch board. 1.97 inch playing squares.

£69.95 GBP
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Mark Antony Ebony & Boxwood Chess Pieces in Presentation Case - Official Staunton™
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Mark Antony Ebony & Boxwood Chess Pieces in Presentation Case

£535.50 GBP

Marcus Antonius (83 BC- 30 BC), known in English as Mark Antony or Anthony The inspiration for this unique Chess-set came from a hero of Italian hi...

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£535.50 GBP
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4.5" Kings Bridle Ebony & Boxwood Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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4.5" Kings Bridle Ebony & Boxwood Chess Pieces

£299.00 GBP

The stately bridled knights are the eye-catching focus of this set of beautiful chess pieces with the dark side made from genuine ebony and the lig...

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£299.00 GBP
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Aviator Padauk Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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Aviator Padauk Chess Pieces

£349.00 GBP

  Hand made from the highest quality Padauk and boxwood, these pieces are core weighted with broad, beveled bases, the king height being 4 inches w...

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£349.00 GBP
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Duarte Templar Knight Padauk Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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Duarte Templar Knight Padauk Chess Pieces

£314.10 GBP

These beautiful hand made chessmen are Staunton in proportions but have a distinctive, graceful form factor. The pieces have a slightly raised base...

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£314.10 GBP
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Aviator Ebony & Boxwood Hand Carved Chess Pieces - Official Staunton™
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Aviator Ebony & Boxwood Hand Carved Chess Pieces

£349.00 GBP

Hand made from the highest quality Ebony and boxwood, these pieces are core weighted with broad, bevelled bases, the king height being 4 inches wit...

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£349.00 GBP
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Canterbury Imperial Rosewood Italian Briarwood Chess Set - Official Staunton™
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Canterbury Imperial Rosewood Italian Briarwood Chess Set

£629.10 GBP

All the pieces have been expertly hand-carved and finished and polished and are satisfying in the hand. This combination is special in every way W...

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£629.10 GBP
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20" Italian Prestige Lacquered Red Erable Luxury Chess Board - Official Staunton™
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20" Italian Prestige Lacquered Red Erable Luxury Chess Board

£314.10 GBP

      Beautifully crafted in Italy. A stunning composition of red-stained Erable and Elm. High gloss finish. 20-inch board. 1.9-inch playing squar...

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£314.10 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.

 

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