The American Staunton set first became popular in 1851 when English chess master, Howard Staunton, promoted a similar set at the first international chess tournament. Now, as part of our wooden collection, you get to own your very own.
These wooden chess pieces are a great addition to any chess collection. The set is hand carved from Sheesham wood and fitted with green felt bases for durability.
Size of the king: 103mm (height); 40mm (base).
Size of the pawn: 48mm (height); 28mm (base).
Optional extras Looking for a board to match?These pieces fit our extra large wooden boards perfectly. Board size: 55cm x 55cm board with 55mm squares.
Looking for a box to keep your pieces safe? Opt for our large black leather-like chess box, lined with green felt and fitted with a press stud lid.