Material: Ebonized Boxwood & Natural Boxwood
Dimensions: King Height - 3.75" (95 mm)
King Base - 1.65" (42 mm)
Pawn Height - 2.00" (51 mm)
Pawn Base - 1.14" (29 mm)
You're getting: 34 pieces (2 Queens included); Board and Storage Box is not included.
Weight : 1080 grams approx. (38.09 oz). Please note that the weight in the set is added manually so the final weight of the set can vary by plus or minus (±) 10%.
Recommended Board Size: (2") / (50 mm) square size.
Shipping : FedEx 4-6 days delivery for North America, UK, EU, IN
IndiaPost 10-15 days delivery for rest of the world
Note : Taxes/Custom charges are included.
|Chess Pieces Details
|| 3.75" (95 mm)
||1.65" (42 mm)
||3.26" (83 mm)
||1.53" (39 mm)
||2.83" (72 mm)
||1.37" (35 mm)
||2.59" (66 mm)
||1.37" (35 mm)
||2.36" (60 mm)
||1.37" (35 mm)
||2.00" (51 mm)
||1.14" (29 mm)
|Total Weight Of Chess Set
||1080 grams approx. (38.09 oz)
|Recommended Board Size
||(2") / (50 mm) square size.
Features: This tournament sized chess set "The GM Blitz Edition" in Staunton pattern has been specifically designed for tournament players. The set features a Tournament standard 3.75" King with a base diameter of 1.65 inches. The GM Blitz Edition is expertly weighted from our master artisans and it's superb size proportioning from a king to pawn make this chess set an excellent choice for the blitz play in chess tournaments/clubs or regular home and school play.
Dark chess pieces are made up of ebonized boxwood and the opposing pieces are made up of natural boxwood which is traditionally used for white side. It is one of the fairly easy woods to work with and shows off aesthetic detail. The set comes with free extra queens for effortless pawn promotion. All chess pieces are expertly carved and appropriately weighted for fantastic hand-feel and a very nice thud on the wooden chess board. King, Queens, Bishops and Pawns have unique collar rings and thick green felts, which precisely envelops the base for smooth contact and movement on the chess board. The knights are well-crafted and represent the highest grade of knight carving skills that our Indian artisans have to offer.
Craftsmanship: What make this chess set so unique is its knight as it is made from a single piece of wood, there are no joins. The carving of the knight is quite spectacular. To achieve this extraordinary level of detail and finish, our master artisans take a whole day to carve a single chess set. This alone fact separates the GM Blitz Edition set from every other set in its range. Pieces are meticulously handcrafted from the finest grade boxwood and polished by hand to give it a rich and long lasting shine.
Uniformity of pieces: The shapes of turned pieces are guided by metal profiles and so all turned pieces are identical, especially the pawns. You can expect some variation where hand carving or cutting comes i.e. knights.
These grandeur chess pieces are undoubtedly an excellent choice for the blitz chess tournaments. Matching chess board for these pieces is available at our web store at extra cost. Shop Here
Package Includes : 34 Chessmen(2 extra queens included). chess board NOT included in this sale.
Disclaimer: Product color may slightly vary due to photographic lighting sources or your monitor settings.
Caution: These chess pieces are neither waterproof nor UV-resistant
Shipping : - We offer FREE SHIPPING anywhere in the world. For North America, UK, Europe and India the item will be shipped by FedEx expedited service and for Australia, Latin America, Russia, Japan and the rest of the world, it will be shipped by India Post Regd. Parcel. Delivery period may vary from 4-6 days for FedEx and 10-15 days for Registered Parcel. We assure you that you won't pay any additional taxes or custom duties after your payment at chessbazaar.com.
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