To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Centurion Series Luxury Chess set. This heirloom-quality Chess set features a 4.0" King with a 1.875" diameter base and is heavily weighted. 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 on the Chess pieces and a beautiful finish. The design of the Centurion Series Luxury Chess set is simply exquisite. It has been crafted to replicate the design and proportions of the original Staunton pattern Chessmen, and combines them with an exquisite Knight design that is best described as thoroughly modern, yet still traditional
Indian Rosewood and Natural Boxwood
King Height4.0'' inch / 10.16 cm
King Base Diameter1.875'' inch / 4.76 cm
Recommended Chess Board Size2.25'' inch Squares / 5.7 cm, 2.375'' inch / 6.0 cm
Base pad Material Billiard Cloth
Median Set Weight 71 Ounces, Total Number of Pieces 34 Chess Pieces, including 2 Additional Queens (for Pawn Promotion)
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.