The Fischer Series Plastic Chess Pieces - 4.0" King
This very heavily set has been crafted to replicate the exquisite design and proportions of the original Staunton pattern Chessmen, registered by Nathaniel Cooke in March of 1849 and first manufactured by Jaques of London in September 1849. The distinctive feature of this set is our Knight design, which is modeled after the noble steeds from the Greek Parthenon (Elgin Marbles) and are unsurpassed in beauty and craftsmanship.
THESE CHESSMEN ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ALL US CHESS FEDERATION TOURNAMENT PLAY.
|ISBN||Does not apply|
|King Height||4.0'' inch / 10.16 cm|
|King Base Diameter||1.875'' inch / 4.76 cm|
|Basepad Material||Billiard Cloth|
|Median Set Weight||56 ounces|
|Total Number of Pieces||34 Chess Pieces, including 2 Additional Queens (for Pawn Promotion)|