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.
Those wooden chess pieces are a great addition to any chess collection. The set is hand-carved from Acacia wood and fitted with green felt bases for durability. Perfect for tournament play or home play.
Size of the king: 103mm (height); 40mm (base).
Size of the pawn: 48mm (height); 28mm (base).
Ideal for a large (50cm block) or X-large (55cm block) size board.