The hand crafted board doubles up as a box containing the. Pieces with the design carved into the wood. The dark squares are carefully stained to match the.
Playing pieces and allow the natural. Beauty of the wood grain to shine through. The dividing lines and number/letter references are near black.The lighter squares are left as pale natural wood and. Lacquered to provide the perfect finish. The Chessmen are made from hornbeam wood. Which is carved and finished by hand. The dark pieces are stained a similar colour to the dark squares on the board. The lighter pieces are natural wood. Again, the staining is done in a such way as to show off the grain of the wood. The pieces also have a lacquered finish. The playing board measures approx.
53cm x 53cm/ 21x 21 inches when opened. 53cm x 26.5cm x 6cm/ 21x10.5x2.36 inches when closed. The Queen 130mm /5.12 inches. Approximate dimensions of one square: 5,5cm x 5,5cm. /2.17x 2.17 inches.
The total weight of this chess set is approx. 2.5Kg / 2500gms/ 5.51lbs. We also have different sets available, please check out our other listings for details. Colour of the chess sets on the picture may vary from actual items colour due to lighting when taking the picture and or how the monitor shows colours.If the item is lost or damaged in the post, we will make a claim on your behalf. For lost or damaged items. We are happy to respond to any questions you have about the item. The item "Brand New Luxury Hand Carved Roman Wooden Chess Set 53cm x 53cm" is in sale since Wednesday, August 14, 2013. This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Games\Chess\Contemporary Chess". The seller is "west-trade1" and is located in Puriton, Bridgwater, Somerset. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, United States, Japan, Canada, Ireland, Australia, Germany, France, Greece, Italy, Spain, Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Slovenia, Sweden, Bahrain, Israel, Norway, Switzerland, Belize, Barbados, Cayman islands, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Iceland, Jersey, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Turks and caicos islands, United arab emirates, Bahamas, Guatemala, Kuwait, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago.