Shown here with mother of pearl chessboard, not included in this sale. A beautifully stylized edition of the standard chess design. These chessmen are expertly carved of fine ebony and boxwood. They are gently weighted in the based and felted.
The unique slender styling not only lends a special elegance to the set, but avails itself to easy play, since the pieces do not block each other visually. Compared to a more bulky set, this design is especially helpful in viewing the entire position on the chessboard. The king measures 4¼ inches tall. This set fits well on a variety of board sizes, with squares ranging from 1½ inches to 2¼ inches.
See sample settings in pictures below. No special box or board is included.
Chessboards shown in pictures are for demonstration only. The item "GENUINE EBONY SLENDER CHESS MEN STANDARD SET IN ELEGANT STYLE K=4¼ (710)" is in sale since Friday, August 10, 2018. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Games\Chess\Contemporary Chess". The seller is "rickofricks" and is located in Sarasota, Florida.This item can be shipped worldwide.