3.8 " Calvert Northern Upright Pre Staunton Chess Pieces


Bishops Games

£179.00 GBP £199.00 GBP

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A superb replica of a pre-Staunton design set of chess pieces. A king height of 3.8 inches and a base diameter of 1.75 inches, beautifully hand carved and turned with felted bases. 

The Edinburgh/ Calvert Chess pieces ( Northern Upright) pre dates the Staunton pattern chess pieces and is perfect for those looking for a very early chess design or traditionalist player perhaps

  • 32 Chessmen
  • Rules 
  • Three Year Warranty
  • Cleaning Cloth

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