The Down Head Knight Tournament Edition Chess Set

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  • The largest in the Down Head Knight range.
  • Great quality and superb value for money.
  • Strong and robust chessmen.
  • 3.75 inch (95 mm) king.
  • Weighted and felted.
  • Beautifully crafted board from Greece
  • High quality Mahogany and Birch veneers.
  • 20 inch (50 cm) board.
  • 2 inch (5 cm) playing squares.

These Staunton chessmen, with a king height of 3.75 inches (95 mm), are the tallest in our Down Head Knight collection. Hand-crafted from carefully selected boxwood, these chess pieces boast exceptional quality at an affordable price. Each piece is meticulously carved from a single block of wood, ensuring durability and longevity for generations to come. The entire Down Head Knight range is expertly crafted and meticulously finished, boasting a subtle yet luxurious shine. Ebonisation gives the black pieces the appearance of real ebony while also adding strength and preserving the wood.

The luxurious chess pieces will fit elegantly on the exquisite board handcrafted by the prestigious Manopoulos family, hailing from Greece. Known for their mastery in marquetry and backgammon sets, expect nothing less than top-notch quality from this chess board. Made from fine mahogany and birch veneers with exceptional craftsmanship, this board exudes a timeless artisanal charm that is unrivalled.

Indulge in the exquisite craftsmanship of the Manopulous family with our meticulously crafted Down Head Knight Tournament Edition Chess Set. After playing, carefully store each piece in the lavish laminated wenge coloured wooden case, adorned with brass colour hinges and Manopoulos signature clasps. This timeless classic exudes elegance and sophistication, ensuring a lifetime of enjoyment. Order yours today and experience the ultimate luxury.

Includes:

  • 1 chess board
  • 34 chessmen
  • 1 rules booklet
  • Two year warranty
  • Wooden storage box

Specification:

King Height 3.75 inches
King Base Diameter 1.3 inches
King Weight 50 grams
Pawn Height 1.8 inches
Pawn Weight 14 grams
Pawn Base Diameter 1 inches
Materials Boxwood, Mahogany, Birch, Wenge Coloured Wood
Number of Queens 4
Board Size 20 inches
Board Thickness 0.5 inches
Square Size 2 inches