This Championship quality storage chess set with Championship pieces is exclusive to Chess House and is a perfect combo to play chess in style. The wooden chess set is complete with chessmen (+extra queens for pawn promotions), checkers, and felted storage drawer with brushed nickel pull handle.
At almost 19", this storage chess set offers a full size board (2" square) any club and tournament player would appreciate and makes an impressive display. To some, the 19" might be larger than expected, so we encourage you to first consider the space required.
The Championship Design pieces are an exact reproduction of the traditional European pattern chessmen used at nearly every major International chess event in the past 15 years. The list of tournaments that have used these Championship chessmen includes World Championships, FIDE Olympiads, Linares, Dortmund, Wijk Aan Zee and many more.
Now you can own the chessmen used by Champions. The pieces are heavily weighted for a superb chess playing experience and beautifully finished complete with a luxurious billiard felt base. The robust design can withstand rigorous chess games with no delicate points to break or chip.
Features and Specs
- Board size 18.5"
- Square size 2"
- 24 wood checkers
- Sturdy, solid wood frame and real wooden veneer surface
- 3 3/4" King
- 1 1/2" Base
- 2.2 oz King
- 2" Pawn
- 43 oz set weight
- 32 Pieces + 2 Extra queens for that occasional pawn promotion
- Green felt bases
- Boxwood / Ebonized* Boxwood
- Pieces made in India