Ebony Chess PiecesWe carry an amazing selection of chess sets that should fit any need. If you are looking for hand-carved wooden chess pieces, we have you covered. Ebony chess pieces are the prize choice of many chess aficionados and have a long history of being the most elite of chess sets. The purest ebony has little grain, and is jet black in color, which allows it to go nicely with virtually any chess board. Ebony is an extremely rare and hard wood and are now only available in limited quantities. These sets are paired with traditional boxwood.