Paul Charles Rosewood Set & Elm Chess Board

The Official Staunton™ Chess Company

£249.99 GBP 

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A beautiful library sized chess set perfectly balanced with fitted Green felt pads to the pieces.This set ships with 4 Queens as standard! 

A finely carved and turned master class set inspired and named after the legendary American chess player

Paul Charles Morphy (June 22, 1837 – July 10, 1884) was an American chess player. He is considered to have been the greatest chess master of his era and an unofficial World Chess Champion. He was a chess prodigy. He was called "The Pride and Sorrow of Chess" because he had a brief and brilliant chess career, but then retired from the game while still young

This stunning Chess Board makes a fantastic centrepiece to any study or living room. The beautiful elm root wood is complete with the same meticulous and classic intarsia inlay design that has defined the Sorrento company for over a century. This wood canvas is the perfect battlefield for the noble knight or the all-important queen.This board is a perfect example of tradition trumping trend, as the simple highlights of the wood and inlay are all the style a sartorial gamer should ever need. Truly, a beautiful board.

SPECIFICATION
DETAILS KING BASE DIAMETER
Height of Sovereign
3.50  Inch
1.50 Inch
Weight of Sovereign
51 grams
 
Materials Used
Boxwood/Rosewood
How many Queens?
4
 Chessboard Size
19.00 Inch
 

 

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