3.75" Mark of Westminster Classics Weighted Ebonized Executive New Lardy Staunton Chess Pieces
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 set is hand-carved, well weighted with felt bottoms, and extra queens. The Lardy design is one of our most popular styles, with a classic, playable look and feel. It finds its roots in the traditional chess sets that dominated the past century of chess.
These chess pieces are Ebonized and Boxwood, which can suit virtually any board color, however Walnut, Teak, and Ebonized chess boards are most popular. Ebonized Chess Pieces are actually Boxwood pieces lacquered black, giving them a pure black appearance almost identical to ebony, but for a fraction of the cost. 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.
Made in India. Chess board not included. Deluxe humidor style storage box optional.
Chess Pieces Details - Total Set Weight: 2.90lbs. Please note there may be minor fluctuations in size and weight as these chess pieces are hand carved:
|King Height||King Base||Queen Height||Bishop Height||Knight Height||Rook Height||Pawn Height|
|3 13/16"||1 1/2"||3 3/16"||2 7/8"||2 5/8"||2 1/4"||1 7/8"|
Below is a chart of approximate weights of all pieces; please note these are estimates as slight variations can occur in hand carved items.