4 1/2" Ebony Antiquities Ares Staunton Chess Pieces
Mark of Wesminster Chess Pieces are some of the most fabulous, high quality hand-carved and well weighted staunton chess pieces on the market today. The Ares design feature a sturdy and thick design with felt bottoms and extra queens. It is a classic staunton design with clean lines and uniquely carved pieces that still strongly and obviously represent the staunton aesthetic. These chess pieces are Ebonywood and Boxwood, which can suit virtually any board color, however Teak, Wenge, Ebonized, and Walnut 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.
Chessboard Not Included. Deluxe humidor style storage box optional.
King Height: 4 1/2"
King Weight: 3.3 oz
King Base: 1 3/4"
Recommended Square Size: 2" - 2 1/4"
- King Height: 4 1/2"
- King Weight: 3.5 oz
- King Base: 1 3/4"
- Recommended Square Size: 2" - 2 1/4"
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