SKU: RCPB541

The Calvert Antique and Palisander Chess Set

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Precio de oferta€243,07 Precio normal€280,15
Ahorra €37,08

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  • Expertly handcrafted chess men.
  • Beautifully ornate.
  • 3.75 inch King.
  • Weighted and felted.
  • Stunning 17.75 inch (45.08 cms) board from Spain.
  • 1.75 inch (4.45 cms) playing squares.

Experience the unparalleled craftsmanship of the Calvert Antique and Palisander Chess Set, featuring intricate replicas of John Calvert's original 19th century design. Paired with a stunning Rechapados Ferrer Montgoy chess board, this set pays homage to the era before the Staunton design took over the tournament scene. Handmade in a London workshop, Calvert's unmistakable pieces have been replicated with utmost care and precision for a truly unique and timeless chess set.

The Calvert Antique and Palisander Chess Set captures the timeless beauty and craftsmanship of centuries ago. Hand-turned discs and a geometric knight add a touch of contemporary flair to this traditional set, while the bishop's delicate petal design is reminiscent of a beautiful tulip. The stunning 3.75" king is the centerpiece on the luxurious and sturdy 17.75" Montgoy Palisander board, handcrafted by skilled Spanish artisans. This rich rosewood board complements the stained Calvert Chessmen perfectly, paying homage to the era when reddish pieces were in vogue. And for those who prefer to store their chess pieces, a unique chess piece case is also available for this remarkable set.

Includes:

  • 1 chess board
  • 32 chess Men
  • 1 rules Booklet
  • Two year warranty

Specification:

King Height 3.75 inches
King Base Diameter 1.5 inches
King Weight 41 grams
Pawn Height 1.8 inches
Pawn Weight 13.6 grams
Pawn Base Diameter 1.1 inches
Materials Boxwood, Montgoy Palisander, Maple
Number of Queens 2
Board Size 17.75 inches
Board Thickness 0.6 inches
Square Size 1.75 inches