The Grande Staunton is purely traditional with handsome features such as an extra wide profile and oversize collars. This not only makes for an amazingly attractive chess set but one that is excellent for play. Chess pieces are triple weighted and have a broad base design that provides a rich feel with excellent balance. The knights are beautifully carved with an elegant shape and intricate detail.
The case is made from solid wood and is shaped with elegant curves for an attractive molded design. The chess board lifts off and turns over to reveal the backgammon board on the other side. Inside the case lined with a soft velour material and there's plenty of room for storing chess pieces, backgammon chips, dice, and dice cups - all included. A terrific game package at an unbeatable value!