st. petersburg combo (black walnut board)
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 darker Sheesham, 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).
This stunning chessboard is made of a combination of black Walnut and Maple veneers. Crafted and imported from Rechapados Ferrer, Spain - worldwide know for best quality chess boards. Each board is beautifully handmade and the striking contrast of squares with the Walnut edge makes this a rare find. Size of the board: 50cm x 50cm board with 50mm squares. These boards are packed in a plastic bag + the “Rechapados Ferrer” individual cardboard boxes.
Combine the stained dark brown wood colour chess box to complete this set. Ideal to keep your wooden chess pieces safe and secure. Divided into 2 compartments for light and dark colour pieces and fitted with green felt to protect chess pieces. Box size: 26cm x 17cm x 10cm