1849 Red & Bone Colour Gloss Finish Chess Pieces


Official Staunton™ Chess Company

£225.00 GBP £299.00 GBP

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1849 Chess Set. We are delighted with this latest addition to our winter 2018 catalogue. This set is the best 1849 reproduction in the World, nothing comes close! Collectors Worldwide are raving positively about this design. 

Our production is a detailed replica in the style of an original set manufactured by the British company, circa 1849. 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. 

 

                    Height              Base             Weight
King             114 mm           47 mm           100.44 Grm
Queen           87 mm           43 mm             85.80 Grm
Bishop           76 mm           42 mm             65.09 Grm
Knight            68 mm           42 mm             59.93 Grm
Rook              63 mm           42 mm             78.07 Grm
Pawn              50 mm          33 mm              28.19 Grm

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