Material: Ebony Wood / Boxwood
King Height - 3.89" (99 mm)King Base - 1.65" (42 mm)Pawn Height - 1.88" (48 mm)Pawn Base - 1.18" (30 mm)
Board Material: Ebony Wood (Diospyros ebenum) / Boxwood (Gardenia latifolia)Board Dimensions:
Board - 21" x 21" (53.34 cm x 53.34 cm)Square - 2.2" x 2.2" (55 mm x 55 mm)Board Thickness - 22 mm (0.9")
You're getting: 34 pieces(2 extra queens); Board is included.Weight: Chess pieces weight 1200 grams (42.32 oz).
Chessboard weight 3000gram (105.82 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%.
Shipping: FedEx/DHL 4-6 days delivery for North America, UK, AU, EU, INIndiaPost 15-25 days delivery for rest of the world - Know More
We are pleased to announce the all new Columbian Staunton Series, exquisitely crafted in heirloom quality ebony wood and natural boxwood. The King proudly stands at 3.89 inches and its base is robust 1.65 inches. This is a majestic design featuring the magnificently robust and prepossessing knight.
The dark chess pieces are made of ebony wood. It would be difficult to find a more sumptuous wood than ebony wood for the dark side chess pieces. The texture of the ebony wood is fine and a true pleasure to hold. The deep luster and total blackness of the ebony wood are exceptional.
Weight : 1200 grams (42.32 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%.
The opposing pieces are made of boxwood which is traditionally used for white side. It is one of the fairly easy woods to work with and shows off superlative beauty and herculean artistry work. The set comes with free extra queens for effortless pawn promotion. All chess pieces are expertly carved and weighted for fantastic hand-feel and a very nice thud on the wooden chess board. King, Queens, Bishops, and Pawns have unique rings and thick green felts, which precisely envelops the base of each chessmen for smooth movement on the chess board. The knights are well-crafted and reflect the highest grade of knight carving skills that our Indian artisans have to offer.
Craftsmanship: The carving and the design of the knight are quite spectacular, details around eyes, nostrils, teeth and, craftsmanship near the knight's flowing mane is exceptional. The design of the other pieces is also highly outstanding that allow the set to truly stand out. They are meticulously handcrafted from the finest grade ebony wood and polished by hand to give it a rich and long lasting shine. Superb size and weight proportioning from king to the pawn exhibits true intricate craftsmanship and eliminate the risk of a cracking problem. The design, quality, and craftsmanship of these chess pieces are comparable to the luxury chess sets that are sold for $500+ by other retailers.
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.
Package Includes : 34 Chessmen(2 extra queens included). chess board 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, Australia, Europe, and India the item will be shipped by FedEx expedited service and for 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 15-25 days for Registered Parcel. We assure you that you won't pay any additional taxes or customs duty after your payment at chessbazaar.com. Know More
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