14" Mark of Westminster Honey Rosewood Executive German Traditional Staunton Chess Set
Mark of Westminster Chess Pieces are the paradigm of perfection in wood staunton chess piece design. The premier chess pieces by Mark Of Westminster have been known for their heirloom quality. Each chess set is exclusive, with a lifetime warranty for natural defect. Each chess set is exclusive, with a lifetime warranty for natural defect. Each set is hand-carved and weighted with felt bottoms, extra queens, and the signature Mark of Westminster Logo beneath the king. This classic German design knight is a very popular choice with a traditional, very play friendly design.
These chess pieces are Honey Rosewood and Boxwood, which is often paired with Walnut, Teak, or other light to medium brown wood chess boards. Honey Rosewood Chess Pieces are a soft, easy to work with light to medium brown wood. There is a fair amount of grain, and is an excellent choice if you want an inexpensive natural look. Boxwood Chess Pieces are the near universal standard for 'white' chess pieces in hand-carved sets. It is a fairly easy wood to work with, and shows off good detail.
Rich, dark wood and a bold grain are mixed with a beautiful high gloss finish to create a simple, inexpensive, and elegant chessboard. Perfect for smaller pieces and smaller budgets, this board punches well above it's weight class in looks.
Chess pieces made in India. Chess board made in Turkey. Deluxe humidor style storage box optional.