The Chess Store mahogany and maple deluxe chess board has a molded edge and an extra wide solid black inlay around the playing area for a rich and elegant look! This beautiful, inlaid chess board is an excellent choice for contrasting with ebony or ebonized chess sets. Rosewood chess sets are also a favorite with mahogany as the rich, warm colors of the mahogany and rosewood compliment each other extremely well. Using only the finest wood veneers available, the precision inlay work is simply unsurpassed! The entire chess board is sealed in a beautiful polyurethane satin finish.