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Black (Ebonized) And Natural Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3" King

This is one of our more inexpensive chess sets. The pieces are made from black and natural boxwood and are single weighted.
The black pieces have been ebonized, a process used to achieve their black, ebony-like appearance.
This set has German style knights, and all pieces have felted bases.

We say:
A great choice for beginners and casual play, ideally partnered with one of our budget chess boards.

King: Height: 3", Base Width: 1.2"
Weight: 2lbs
Materials: Boxwood
Made In: India

$22.95
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Black (Ebonized) And Natural Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

This is one of our more popular "budget" chess sets, slightly larger than the 3 inch king equivalent.
The pieces are natural and ebonized boxwood and are single weight.
The knights in this set are German in style, and all pieces have felted bases.

We say:
Excellent for beginners and casual play, we recommend one of our budget chess boards or a black/maple board from our range of standard chess boards to partner these chess pieces.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Boxwood
Made In: India

$40.95
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Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 2.5" King

This is our smallest set of wooden chess pieces and is presented in the traditional Staunton style.
The dark pieces are carved from sheesham, and the white from boxwood.
The chess pieces are single weighted, with felted bases and French style knights (characterized by horizontal noses and ears flat against the head.)

We say:
Great for someone looking for small chess pieces to match a small board, and of course, ideal in small spaces. Small, but perfectly formed!

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 2.5", Base Width: 7/8"
Weight: 1lb
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$16.95
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Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

These attractive, traditional Staunton style chess pieces are targeted for the value-conscious chess player and are made from sheesham and boxwood.
This chess set has knights carved in a typically German style (pointed, erect ears and scribed manes) and the pieces are single weighted with felted bases.

We say:
A good looking, nicely sized set of chess pieces.
Sheesham wood exudes warmth and comfort, and matches particularly well with lighter colored boards.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$34.95
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Double Weight Rosewood And Boxwood French/Lardy Style Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

This is a nicely carved rosewood and boxwood chess set.
The chess pieces are double weighted, with felted bases and French style knights (characterized by horizontal noses and ears flat against the head.)
The rosewood pieces have a natural deep red/brown sheen with a dark striped grain and would look great in environments containing other objects made of this wood.

We say:
A great mid-range set, perfect for players looking for a useful "upgrade" from single weight, budget sets. Rosewood is a lovely material for chess sets and engenders real pride of ownership.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$79.50
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Double Weight Sheesham And Boxwood French/Lardy Style Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

We are pleased to offer this mid-range sheesham and boxwood chess set.
The chess pieces are double weighted, with felted bases and French style knights (characterized by horizontal noses and ears flat against the head.)

We say:
An ideal mid-range set, perfect for players looking for a useful "upgrade" from single weight, budget sets. At its best when partnered with chessboards around 16-18 inches square.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$59.50
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Double Weight Classic Style Rosewood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

These rosewood and boxwood classic style chess pieces are a real pleasure to behold.
They are double weighted, with broad felted bases and display great detailing.
The rosewood pieces have a natural deep red/brown sheen with a dark striped coloring.
Being nicely balanced in the hand, and with a smooth dense grain, this set is a tactile delight!

We say:
A highly recommended mid-range set of pieces, both great to look at and to play with!
The wide base means a larger size chessboard is required - we recommend at least 17 inches

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.7"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$109.95
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French Staunton Style Pure Ebonywood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

In the French Staunton style, we present this double-weighted ebonywood and boxwood chess set.
High quality ebony carving from the finest Indian masters is clearly evident in the details here!
The pieces have broad felted bases (the base of the king is 1.7 inches in diameter) and have a smooth, cool finish that is simply a pleasure to touch!

We say:
This is a top quality, great looking chess set that is a joy to use!
The wide base means a larger size chessboard is required - we recommend at least 17 inches

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.7"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Ebonywood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$162.95
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French Staunton Style Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

This is a double-weighted, French Staunton style chess set made from sheesham and boxwood.
This set has an interestingly designed knight and the pieces have broad felted bases (the king's base is 1.7 inches) and displays fine craftsmanship.

We say:
This is a nicely weighted, well balanced and interesting chess set!
The wide base means a larger size chessboard is required - we recommend at least 17 inches

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.7"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$76.95
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Exclusive Staunton Style Black And Natural Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This is a triple-weighted, Exclusive Staunton style chess set in black and natural boxwood.
The pieces in this set display intricate detailing and fine workmanship - look at the crowns of the king and queen and the etching on the knight in particular.
As an extra touch of class, all pieces have leather padded bases.

We say:
This is a substantially weighted, nicely balanced and solid chess set of above average detail, in keeping with the Staunton tradition - holding and playing with these pieces is a fantastic tactile experience!
The extra wide base requires a larger chess board - we recommend at least 18 inches, or squares around 2.2 inches when possible.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.8"
Weight: 5lbs
Materials: Boxwood
Made In: India

$149.95
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Exclusive Staunton Style Rosewood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This is a triple-weighted, Exclusive Staunton style chess set in rosewood and boxwood.
The pieces in this set display intricate detailing and expert workmanship, especially evident in the knight and crowns of the royal pieces.
With extra broad felted bases (the king's base is 1.8 inches), and substantial weighting, holding and playing with these pieces is a delightfully tactile experience.

We say:
This is a well weighted, nicely balanced and classy chess set of above average detail, in keeping with the Staunton tradition.
The extra wide base requires a larger chess board - we recommend at least 18 inches, or squares around 2.2 inches when possible.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.8"
Weight: 5lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$128.50
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Exclusive Staunton Style Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This is a triple-weighted, Exclusive Staunton style chess set in sheesham and boxwood.
The pieces in this set display intricate detailing - the knight and king's crown in particular exhibit fine workmanship.
With extra broad felted bases (the king's base is 1.8 inches), and substantial weighting, holding and playing with these pieces is a uniquely satisfying experience.

We say:
This is a well weighted, nicely balanced and solid set of above average detail, in keeping with the Staunton tradition.
The extra wide base requires a larger chess board - we recommend at least 18 inches, or squares around 2.2 inches when possible.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.8"
Weight: 5lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$112.95
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Old Russian Style Rosewood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

We are delighted to be able to offer our customers this unusual and classy Old Russian style chess set, beautifully carved from rosewood and boxwood.
Immediately obvious are the opposed-top bishops, which really add a European flavor and mystique to this wonderful chess set. The highly stylized knights and fine detailing are the "icing on the cake" of one of our most popular set of chess pieces!

We say:
This double-weighted, felt-bottomed, nicely balanced and striking chess set is ideally partnered with chess boards at least 16 inches in size.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$109.50
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Old Russian Style Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

We are delighted to be able to offer our customers this unusual Old Russian style chess set, meticulously carved from sheesham and boxwood.
Immediately obvious are the opposed-top bishops, which really add a European flavor and mystique to this mid-range chess set. The uniquely carved knights and fine detailing help to make this one of our most popular set of chess pieces!

We say:
This double-weighted, felt-bottomed, nicely balanced and striking chess set is ideally partnered with chess boards at least 16 inches in size.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$82.95
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British Staunton Style Rosewood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This British Staunton style chess set, carved from rosewood and boxwood is classically designed, with simple, elegant lines and pleasing proportions.
Perfect for either tournament or personal use, these chess pieces are a pleasure to play with and are thoroughly recommended.

We say:
At 4 inches tall, the king in this double-weighted chess set is quite an imposing presence!
Offering great quality and value, we feel that a large, simply designed board of at least 18 inches would be an ideal match for these felted chess pieces.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.6"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$124.95
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Sheesham And Boxwood Jumbo Double Weight Wood Chess Pieces With 6" King

What can we say? This Classic Staunton style chess set in sheesham and boxwood is HUGE!
At a full 6 inches tall, with a base over 2 inches in diameter, the king in this double-weighted, oversize chess set really is "the king"!
Our largest chess set is not all about size, though - the pieces are finely carved, well balanced and aesthetically pleasing, too.

We say:
At 6 pounds for all 32 pieces, this felted set is a true heavyweight.
Clearly, only the largest of boards will suffice for these pieces - nothing less than 20 inches would be considered adequate.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 6", Base Width: 2.1"
Weight: 6lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$139.95
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Laughing Knight Style Staunton Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This is our only chess set in the laughing knight style. The pieces are double weighted, have felted bases and are carved from sheesham and boxwood.
This set is classically Staunton in origin and might appeal to a chess fan looking for a bit of a twist on an established style.

We say:
This is quite a sizeable set, so boards upwards of 18 inches are recommended.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.8"
Weight: 5lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$94.95
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New Classic Chevalier Style Rosewood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This is a double-weighted, New Classic Staunton style chess set in rosewood and boxwood.
The pieces have felted bases and this great-looking, elegant, high quality set comes complete with French style, chevalier knights.

We say:
This is a relatively large but slender chess set with unusually designed knights!
As usual, rosewood adds a touch of class over the equivalent sheesham pieces, providing deeply colored and interestingly patterned dark pieces.
Suitable boards are around 18 inches in size.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.6"
Weight: 4lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$129.95
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New Classic Chevalier Style Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This is a double-weighted, New Classic Staunton style chess set in sheesham and boxwood.
This elegant set has French style, chevalier knights and the pieces have felted bases.

We say:
This is a relatively large and slender chess set with unusually designed knights!
Suitable boards are around 18 inches in size.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.6"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$104.50
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Professional Staunton Style Rosewood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

This is a double-weighted, Pro Staunton style chess set in rosewood and boxwood.
The white pieces are identical to those in our Sheesham Pro Staunton Chess Set, whilst the dark pieces are expertly carved from rosewood.

We say:
This is a classy, top quality chess set exhibiting great craftsmanship - the pieces have felted bases and the dark pieces display deep and interesting colorations.
Chessboard sizes of at least 16 inches are recommended.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 4lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$137.95
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Professional Staunton Style Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.75" King

This is a double-weighted, Pro Staunton style chess set in sheesham and boxwood.
The pieces are proportionally very similar to our Chevalier Chess Set, being slender and elegant.

We say:
This is a very popular, solid set - the pieces have felted bases and display above average detail, in keeping with the Staunton tradition.
Chessboard sizes of at least 16 inches are recommended.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.75", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 4lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$94.95
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Royal Style Rosewood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.25" King

This is a mid-size, double-weighted, Royal Staunton style chess set in rosewood and boxwood.
The tops of the royal chess pieces are more decorative and representative of the crown of the ancient British Empire and imbue this set with a sense of grandeur and history.

We say:
This is a well weighted, nicely balanced mid range set, reflecting perfectly the modern day association that chess holds with the royal heritage.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.25", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 4lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$87.50
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Taj Style Sheesham And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 3.5" King

This is a mid-size, double-weighted, Taj Style chess set in sheesham and boxwood.
The distinctive style of these chess pieces evokes images of classic Indian culture.

We say:
This is an unusually styled mid range set that would be great for someone looking for chess pieces that reflect the ancient Indian roots of chess!

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 3.5", Base Width: 1.5"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Sheesham & Boxwood
Made In: India

$83.95
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Carved Surahi Style Rosewood And Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This is an unusually designed, double-weighted and felted, Surahi Style chess set carved in rosewood and boxwood.
Bursting with fine Indian craftsmanship, with a unique and captivating presence that's hard to ignore, this set is both highly decorative and great to play with, too!

We say:
This is a uniquely styled mid range set that would be perfect for someone seeking a chess set that reflects the ancient Indian heritage!
We recommend a rosewood/maple board as a perfect match for this set.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.2"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Rosewood & Boxwood
Made In: India

$84.95
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Modern Style Lacquered Black And Red Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

We are pleased to offer this double weight and felted Modern Berliner Style chess set, in red and black glossy lacquered boxwood.
This set would ideally be at home in a modern, minimalist-themed setting - the bold colors and distinctive stylizing makes this a set that screams out for attention!
Whether making a fashion statement or playing, this set is a great choice and one of our favorites.

We say:
The deep and lustrous sheen of these pieces is ideally complemented with a similarly lacquered chess board. One of our range of red and black glossy boards would make a perfect choice.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.4"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Boxwood
Made In: India

$118.95
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Modern Style Black And Natural Boxwood Wood Chess Pieces With 4" King

This double-weight and felted Modern Berliner Style chess set, in black and natural boxwood would be perfect in a modern, minimalist setting.
For anyone trying to make a lifestyle statement, this fun and fashionable set could be just what you are looking for, and is one of our favorites!

We say:
We recommend matching chess boards at least 16 inches in size for this mid-size set.
One of our range of black and maple boards would make a perfect choice.

Note: Please bear in mind that this is a natural wood product and that the wood grain and color may vary slightly from set to set.

King: Height: 4", Base Width: 1.4"
Weight: 3lbs
Materials: Boxwood
Made In: India

$69.50
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