Our chess sets, as well as some of our other larger games, are made to order. Please get in touch via our contact page for a quote, including time scales and shipping costs, or to discuss your own requirements. The set shown here is based on illustrations and extant pieces from the eighteenth century, and an approximate price for this set (pieces only) would be in the region of £150. The set is displayed on one of our painted wooden chessboards.
Specifications for the illustrated set:
Pieces turned and carved from beech wood
All pieces are sanded, but not oiled, waxed or varnished
White pieces are the natural wood colour; black pieces are stained
King is 1" diameter at the base
King is 4 7/8" tall
Pieces are supplied in a sturdy wire-stitched cardboard box