Strategos Staunton Chess Set Ebony & Boxwood Pieces Black & Ash Burl Chess Board - 4.25

Strategos Staunton Chess Set Ebony & Boxwood Pieces Black & Ash Burl Chess Board - 4.25" King

USD 1189.00
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Description

This chess set includes our Strategos Staunton in genuine ebony and boxwood matched together with our Black and Ash Burl Deluxe chess board

Description

A pinstripe around the playing area along with an extra wide frame adds elegance to an already spectacular chess board

All of the pieces are beautifully shaped with a unique and elegant profile featuring a series of complex curves down the column

The black and golden color of the natural ash burl wood creates a rich looking backdrop with its high gloss glass-like finish

The knight with its down-turned head that curves to one side and mane flailing out behind its neck creates the image of horse racing into battle

The lathe work is simply extraordinary

The squares are 2.375 with the chess board measuring 23.5 overall and .625 thick

This chess set is nothing short of extraordinaire taking Staunton to a new level with its artistic design

This is a large set with a king that is 4.25 tall and has a base of 1.875 .Our Black and Ash Burl Deluxe chess board is a favorite for ebony and boxwood chess sets

This is an inlaid chess board made for us by Rechapados Ferrer in Spain and the quality of the craftsmanship is unsurpassed

This one of a kind chess set is named after Hannibal's famous war horse that he rode across the Alps leading his army against the Roman Empire

Very few carvers in the world can accurately carve and replicate these complex knights

Whether you are a collector or looking for your one special chess set, you will be thoroughly pleased with the Strategos!Chess Pieces Ebony Boxwood Pieces individually hand polished with solid lacquer and buffing wheel King Height 4.25 King Base 1.875 King Weight 4.2 Ounces Chess Set Weight 80 Ounces 2 spare queens are included for pawn promotion Certificate of Authenticity Green Billiard Cloth PadsChess Board Material Black Stained Wood Ash Burl Veneer Wood Materials Finish High Gloss Polyurethane glass-like finish