18" Elevated Weighted French Staunton Chess Set

Product Code: 4A-325
$145.31

Normally: $189.95

18" Elevated Weighted French Staunton Chess Set
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18" Elevated Weighted French Staunton Chess Set

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Product Code: 4A-325
$145.31

Normally: $189.95

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18" Elevated Weighted French 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 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.

Paired with a classic walnut footed chess board, this set pairs together nicely and its timeless design fits in any home. 

This set includes tournament sized, weighted 3 3/4" king height lardy french design ebonized and boxwood chess pieces.  This is a classic design universally noted as a standard for elegant, traditional chess set designs. Additionally this chess set has extra queens.  The board is walnut and maple veneer where the raised feet offer extra dimension to the chess board.

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 HeightKing BaseQueen HeightBishop HeightKnight HeightRook HeightPawn 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.
WoodKing WeightQueen WeightBishop WeightKnight WeightRook WeightPawn Weight
Ebonized2.35 oz1.94 oz1.36 oz1.51 oz1.4 oz0.82 oz
Boxwood2.26 oz1.88 oz1.34 oz1.44 oz1.31 oz0.82 oz

  • King Height: 3 13/16"
  • King Weight: 2.35oz
  • King Base: 1 1/2"
  • Overall Board Dimensions: 18" x 18"
  • Square Size: 2"
  • Board Thickness: 1/2"

Customer Testimonials

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French Staunton set with board.
5 out of 5
Claude
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Date: November 23, 2023
This is a beautiful, well made set of chess pieces. The board is also very nice. All real wood and not MDF. An excellent chess set! Love it!
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