1851 Boxwood Chessmen

ChessMaze

£259.00 

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A sublime set of chess pieces,created by the Official Staunton Chess Company. Beautifully hand carved knights and meticulously turned and polished pieces. This set represents an accurate reproduction of a Jaques of London set, circa 1800's.

It is incredibly well carved and every part of this set exudes quality.The king side rooks and knights bear the hallmarks of that era with embellishments that add to the aesthetics of this design. 

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SPECIFICATION
DETAILS
Height of Sovereign
4.4 Inch
Weight of Sovereign
120  grams
 
Materials Used
Boxwood / Black
How many Queens?
4
Recommended Chessboard Square Size
2.36 Inch
Kings Base Diameter
1.90 Inch

 

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