Nathaniel Antique Palisander Mahogany Chess Set

Official Staunton™ Chess Company

£449.00 GBP 

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1849  Reproduction 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)

 Palisander Chess Board

 A luxurious high gloss coated 21 inch chess board is constructed of Palisander Ebony and Maple.

The squares each have a generous 55 mm 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
58mm
 

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