st. petersburg in acacia (large)
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 Acacia wood, are designed to withstand the rigours of practical play and maintain its elegance for years to come. The base of each piece is fitted with green felt.
Size of the king: 100mm (height); 40mm (base).
Size of the pawn: 50mm (height); 29mm (base).
Looking for a board to match? This set fits our dark large (50cm) chessboard the best.
Looking for a box to keep your pieces safe? Opt for our extra large leather-like box lined with green felt and fitted with a press stud lid.