st. petersburg set combo (akasia wood)
The St. Petersburg chess set was created to commemorate the elite St. Petersburg Tournament and is one of the most celebrated turn-of-the-century designs.
Each piece has been handcrafted, hand weighted and hand polished by master craftsmen, making the design, quality and craftsmanship unmatched by any set in its price range.
The pieces, made of Akasia wood, are designed to withstand practical play and maintain its elegance for years to come. The base of each piece is fitted with green felt and extra Queens are included in this set.
Size of the king: 100mm (height); 40mm (base).
Size of the pawn: 50mm (height); 29mm (base).
This set fits our deluxe veneered Walnut board with notation which can also be used for tournament play. Board size: 50cm x 50cm with 5cm squares.
The light colour wood chess box will keep your chess pieces safe and secure. Divided into 2 compartments to store the light and dark colour pieces separately and fitted with green felt to protect chess pieces. Box size: 26cm x 17cm x 10cm.