The Highclere Ebony and Walnut Traditional Chess Set

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  • Detailed and superbly finished.
  • Crafted from ebony.
  • 3 inch (76 mm) king and broad bases.
  • Weighted and felted.
  • Beautifully crafted in Greece
  • High quality Walnut and Maple veneers.
  • 20 inch board (50 cm).
  • 2 inch playing squares (5 cm).
  • Chess piece case from Greece.

Elegantly crafted by a renowned chess workshop, The Highclere Ebony and Walnut Traditional Chess Set showcases intricate detailing and a classic Staunton design. With a smaller 3 inch king, this compact set does not compromise on quality, with each piece hand-polished, balanced, and precisely weighted. The base of each piece is adorned with green billiard cloth, emphasizing its superior craftsmanship. 

Pairing The Highclere chess pieces with a finely-crafted walnut and maple veneer chess board, this 19.7 inch board is created by the esteemed Manopoulous family of Greece known for their exquisite marquetry and backgammon sets. Its charming, traditional appearance adds a touch of old-world craftsmanship to the game.

The merchant has also included a expertly crafted chess piece case made by Manopoulos of Greece, available in a laminated dark wenge colored wood. The brass colour hinges and signature brass clasps add to the elegance of this beautifully traditional and timeless set for your home. 


  • 1 chess board
  • 34 chessmen
  • 1 rules booklet
  • Two year warranty
  • Wooden storage box


King Height 3 inches
King Base Diameter 1.4 inches
King Weight 35 grams
Pawn Height 1.75 inches
Pawn Weight 16 grams
Pawn Base Diameter 1.1 inches
Materials Ebony, Boxwood, Walnut, Maple
Number of Queens 4
Board Size 20 inches
Board Thickness 0.47 inches
Square Size 1.97 inches