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Marvels of grace, balance, beauty and simplicity... The Classic Stanton Chess Set was first promoted by English chess master, Howard Staunton, at the first international chess tournament in 1851. Its clearly distinguishable pieces soon became the competition standard, and came to be used by professional chess players around the world.
Admire this simple yet elegant contours, well-weighted bases and traditional shades of red and ivory of these stunning chess pieces. Made from coloured resin, with felt bases, each piece in the classic set is designed to be gazed at in unwavering and total concentration. For lovers of beauty and art, and for interiors of refined style, the Classic Staunton Chess Piece Set is an elegant, nostalgic piece from a world of its own...
History really comes to life, thanks to Authentic Models.
Classic Staunton Chess Piece Set features:
- Designed in the USA.
- Red and ivory chess pieces are made from coloured resin with a felt base.
- Chess pieces feature elegant contours and well-weighted bases.
- Traditional 1851 Staunton design.
- Includes an instruction sheet.
- Beautifully presented in an Authentic Models gift box.
Queen Piece Length: 6.5cm.
King Piece Length: 8cm.