st. petersburg set combo (walnut economy)
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).
Veneered Walnut and Maple chess board with a Walnut border and finished with a matt coat for durability. Notation on all sides of the board to make this a perfect fit for all beginner and tournament players. Crafted and imported from Rechapados Ferrer, Spain - worldwide know for best quality chess boards. These boards come packed in a Polyurethane bag. Board size: 45cm x 45cm board with 50mm squares and 13mm height.
The light wood chess box will keep and protect your pieces when packed away. Divided into 2 compartments for light and dark colour pieces and fitted with green felt to protect chess pieces. Ideal for 3.75" and 4" pieces. Box size: 26cm x 17cm x 10cm