Staunton Castle proudly present their very latest, carefully researched and precisely carved reproduction – The British Chess Company Stroud Club 1900-01 Set
This set is meticulously handcrafted to accurately reproduce the design of the original Staunton pattern chessmen, had been used by Stroud Chess Club of UK in of 1900-01 and first manufactured by British Chess Company, UK. This particular design is the club sized Chess set, which has become the most popular pattern for chessmen.
This tournament sized Chess set features a 4.4" King with a 1.9725" diameter base. The chess pieces are hand carved by our highly-skilled artisans out of the highest grade woods. The chess pieces are perfectly balanced and heavily weighted and felted and are beautifully finished. Distinctive features of this set include the Bishops with vertical-miters and the unique design of the Knights, which was apparently inspired by the noble horses from the Elgin Marbles (Greek Parthenon).
Each set consists of 34 Chessmen, including four Queens.
To give the antique look to this chess set no harmful chemical, Acid or Toxic has been used.
Material : Antiqued Box Wood and Pure Ebony Wood
King height is 4.4″ and base size is 1.875″. This set includes the King side stamping. High quality green felt is pasted on the bases. This set comes with two extra queens. Total weight of this chess set is 2.7 Kg. The king Weight is 4.2 Ounces. Recommended Chess Board is 2.5″ square size.
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