Our Tournament Classic Staunton Chess set is an exact reproduction of the traditional European Pattern Chessmen that have been used at every major International Chess event for over 10 years.
The prestigious list of tournaments that have used these Chessmen includes World Championships, FIDE Olympiads, Linares, Dortmund, Wijk Aan Zee and many more! Here is your chance to truly own the Chessmen design used by the Champions!The set of choice for many of the world’s top Chess players includes Levon Aronian, Garry Kasparov and Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen seen playing with this set more than any other.
The Chess set has a 95mm (3.75") tall king and includes 2 Free Extra Queens. All Chess pieces are double weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads and a hand polished lacquer finish producing a beautiful lustre. This Championship standard Chess set has all of the features that an avid chess player and collector looks for in an original Staunton chess set. Also included is a master crafted wood inlaid folding Chess Board/box combination is made from Acacia Rosewood and Boxwood and the interior is lined with luxurious billiard cloth. The interior of the case is also fitted with a special inlaid tray of EP foam with individual slots for safe storage of the Chess Pieces. The Chess board when fully open measures 46cm X 46cm (18" X 18") with 49mm Squares, has a semi-gloss finish that provides a robust playing surface and a contrasting Ebony Border.
This beautiful presentation master crafted Chess Set is designed and handcrafted to standards beyond what you will normally find in other Chess sets in this range. It represents outstanding value for money, is exceptionally high in quality and has appeal and Artistic Flare.As with all of our Chess sets, the New Tournament Classic Staunton Chess set combination exemplifies a perfect combination of distinct beauty and functionality. It has been designed to withstand the rigors of practical play while maintaining its elegance.
The ageless classic and one of the best-selling chess sets of all time, offering great quality and value.