This elegant metal chess set comes from the factory of Itafalma in Italy. Italfama is the world's most renowned metal chess set manufacturer producing a wide range of metal chess sets and wood chess boards that collector's relish. This is the Classic Persian Chess Set featuring the Persian knight design. The knight is beautifully sculpted with fine detail including a bridle. The other pieces have contemporary Staunton design with elegant shapes and profile. The chess pieces are made from solid brass and steel and are lathe-turned and machined to the final shape. The steel pieces are nickel plated and both the brass and steel pieces are lacquered to prevent tarnishing. This chess set will look stunning in your home or office. A true masterpiece from the workshop of Italfama!