3.5" american staunton wooden chess set in sheesham
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 Staunton set.
These wooden chess pieces are a great addition to any chess collection. The set is hand carved from Sheesham wood and fitted with a green felt base for durability.
Size of the king: 90mm (height); 30mm (base).
Size of the pawn: 41mm (height); 24mm (base)
Optional Extras Looking for a board to match? These pieces fit a variety of our chessboards. Choose between our medium-sized dark wenge or lighter walnut chessboards, our walnut economy chessboard or our rosewood chessboard with round edges.
Board sizes: Medium economy walnut: 40cm x 40cm with 45mm squares Medium rosewood: 43cm x 43cm board with 45mm squares Medium deluxe wenge: 45cm x 45cm with 45mm squares.
Looking for a box to keep your pieces safe? Opt for our black leather-like box, lined with green felt and fitted with a press stud lid or the leather-like drawstring bag.