st. petersburg set combo (wenge 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 Acacia wood, are designed to withstand practical play and maintain its elegance for years to come. The base of each piece is fitted with green felt and extra Queens are included in this set.
Size of the king: 100mm (height); 40mm (base).
Size of the pawn: 50mm (height); 29mm (base).
This set fits our deluxe veneered Webge board which can also be used for tournament play - with or without notation on the sides. Board size: 50cm x 50cm with 5cm squares.