British Staunton Chess Set in Rosewood & Boxwood - 4" King
Item #: BSR400
Manufacturer: The Chess Store
Mfg ID: BSR400
The British Staunton design comes from the old British Chess Company design from years past. This set has a sleek profile and features a stylish knight that is a bit smaller than average. An exceptional set for both play and leaving out for display! Pieces are double weighted and have green billiard cloth pads.
- Rosewood & Boxwood
- Pieces individually hand polished with solid lacquer and buffing wheel
- King Height: 4"
- King Base: 1.625"
- King Weight: 2.8 oz.
- Chess Set Weight: 52 oz.
- 2 spare queens are included for pawn promotion
- Green Billiard Cloth Pads
- Recommended Chess Board Size: 2.125" - 2.25" Squares (chessboard is not included)
|Roland Germain of Cheyenne, Wyoming
Review of BSR400 Chess Pieces
|Pro: 1) Excellent service 2) Good Web site 3) Fast shipment (4 days} - Good UPS tracking system. 4) Well made pieces 5) Pieces have good detail Cons: 1) Pawns are very big - Somewhat look out of proportion. 2) A little on the pricey side w/shipping.