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, 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 bag to store and carry pieces.