16" MoW Ebony Luxe Legionnaires Turkish Chess SetProduct Code: 23-20SE-turkish-chess-set
16" MoW Ebony Luxe Legionnaires Turkish Chess Set
Product Code: 23-20SE-turkish-chess-set
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16" Mark of Westminster Ebony Luxe Legionnaires Turkish 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 and includes a lifetime warranty for natural defect. Each chess piece is hand-carved, well weighted, has felt bottoms, and extra queens.
These chess pieces are Ebonywood and Boxwood, which can suit virtually any board color, however Walnut, Teak, Wengue, and Ebonized chess boards are most popular. Ebonywood Chess Pieces are the prize choice of many chess aficionados. The purest ebony has little grain, and is jet black in color. Ebony is an extremely rare and hard wood, and is often seen in heirloom quality chess pieces. 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.
This luxurious chess board from Turkey is sure to impress. This opulent chess board blends artistry with chess fantastically and would look wonderful with traditional staunton and unique theme chessmen. This board is a wonderful addition to any chess collection.
Chess pieces made in India. Chess board made in Turkey. Deluxe humidor style storage box optional. This board is available in Mazel, Black and Walnut. Please choose a color.
Chess Set Details:
|King Height||King Base||Queen Height||Bishop Height||Knight Height||Rook Height||Pawn Height||Square Size||Board Size|
|3 1/4"||1 3/8"||2 11/16"||2 1/4"||2"||1 15/16"||1 3/4"||1 1/2"||16"|
Below is a chart of approximate weights of all pieces; please note these are estimates as slight variations can occur in hand carved items.
|Wood||King Weight||Queen Weight||Bishop Weight||Knight Weight||Rook Weight||Pawn Weight|
|Ebony||1.73 oz||1.33 oz||0.84 oz||1.08 oz||1.12 oz||0.62 oz|
|Boxwood||1.58 oz||1.20 oz||0.80 oz||0.95 oz||0.97 oz||0.56 oz|
- King Height: 3 1/4"
- King Weight: 1.73 oz
- King Base: 1 3/8"
- Overall Board Dimensions: 15 3/4" x 15 3/4"
- Square Size: 1 1/2"
- Board Thickness: 3/4"
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