Antique Cooke Mahogany Chess Set

Official Staunton™ Chess Company

£549.00 GBP 

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Nathaniel Cooke Reproduction Staunton Chessmen

The English chess master, Howard Staunton, 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 set has embellishments pioneered by Jaques of London which include the king side stamping (see images)

Chess Board

This incredibly well made chessboard is constructed using palisander and maple inlays and has a thick solid mahogany frame which compliments the playing field. Hand inlay by specialists from Sorrento, Italy.

56cm x 56cm

58mm square size to accommodate a wide variety of chess pieces, making this a versatile board perfect for most 4 to 4.4 Inch sets.

 

Solid Mahogany Chess Box

This beautifully hand made box is unsurpassed in both design and practicality. It is solid mahogany with a black delimiter stripe accentuating this superb quality chess box. Complete with brass fittings, key and lock with tassel. 

SPECIFICATION
DETAILS KING BASE DIAMETER
Height of Sovereign
4.4 Inch
2.00 Inch
Weight of Ebony Sovereign
124  grams
 
Materials Used
Boxwood/Ebony 
How many Queens?
4
 Chessboard Square Size
2.36 Inch

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