House of Staunton - The Grandmaster Elite Series Chess Pieces - 4.0" King

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The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Grandmaster Elite Series Chess set. It features a 4.0" King with a 1.65" diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads and a beautiful finish. These Chessmen have been designed for those players looking for exceptionally well-crafted wooden Chessmen at a very reasonable price. Designed by the Maestro, it is without a doubt the most attractive yet durable set available on the market at this price point. We at the House of Staunton understand that not everyone can afford one of our luxury Chess sets, so we proudly offer the Grandmaster Elite Series Chessmen for your consideration - A high-quality wooden Chessmen at a reasonable price!

As with all of our Chess sets, the Grandmaster Elite Series Chessmen exemplifies a perfect combination of distinct beauty and functionality. It has been designed to withstand the rigors of practical play while maintaining an elegance which has become the hallmark of a House of Staunton chess set. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is UNMATCHED by any set of Chessmen in its price range. Nothing even comes close!

The Chessmen are new and each set consists of 34 Chessmen, including four Queens, a standard that was introduced by The House of Staunton in 1993.

Limited Warranty provided by the publisher.


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    Fairly satisfied with the purchase but some comments

    Posted by Emile T.S on 28th Apr 2021

    I just purchased these and love the coloring and weight of the pieces. I did notice some inconsistencies on the finish of some of these pieces; specifically, the black rooks have an inconsistent finish on the top side which is fairly obvious when playing. The surface appears to have faded tan spot which contrast with the dark ebony color. Additionally, the two rooks have this effect to different extents which makes them look non-identical. If you're considering dropping $100+ on a set of chess pieces, this is just something to consider for this particular set.