16" Ebony Legionnaires Executive 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 printed certificate of authenticity that serves as a lifetime warranty for natural defect. Each chess piece is hand-carved, has green felt-bottoms and extra queens.
The Legionnaires design is one of the most traditional styles of the Mark of Westminster line, and is comparable to the famous Jacques line stylistically.
These chess pieces are Ebony and Boxwood.
The Legionnaires style is one of the most traditional, classic designs for chess pieces and is suitable for any chess lover.
The Executive chess boards by Mark of Westminster are premier, furniture quality, real-wood veneer inlays. This style, available only through the Mark of Westminster line, maximizes the square to border ratio in order to fit a larger square on a smaller table. It also has a sharp, black pinstripe, enabling the board to go with nearly any decour. Less than 100 of these chess boards are produced each year, and each come with a certificate of authenticity with seriel number.
Ebano-Palisander is also known as striped Ebony, and has strong black ebony stripes with brown Palisander stripes. The grain is extremely strong and irregular.
This set includes extra queens. Chess Pieces hand-carved in India, Chess Board made in Spain.
Chess Set Details:
Below is a chart of approximate weights of all pieces. Please note these are estimates as slight variations can occur in hand carved items
||Chess Set Weight
||~1 lb 9 oz
||3 lb 10 oz
Chess pieces hand-carved in India.