american staunton set combo, medium (walnut economy)
R 1,29000R 1,290.00
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 and Boxwood 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)
Included in this price is the high quality veneered wooden chessboard with or without notation, imported from Spain. Dark squares made from Walnut and light squares from Maple with a Walnut border and finished with a matt coat for durability. These boards come packed in a Polyurethane bag.
Board size: 40cm x 40cm board with 45mm squares and 13mm height.
Add as an extra optional the leather-like drawstring bag to store and carry pieces.