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10" x 10" Square Magnetic Chess Set
Product ID: 10MAGSQ1
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An exceptional travel magnetic chess set made in a golden rosewood and boxwood combination with a King at 2.0 inches high and a total weight of just over 3 lbs. The set measures 10 inches x 10 inches and is 1.75 inches thick. The set has an internal insert for each chess piece within the sliding drawer. This comes with the German knight design and single queens as shown in the pictures.

With many cheap travel sets on the market, this isn't one of them - a very good value and high quality magnetic chess set. 

It is supplied with a high quality thick black zippered vinyl carry bag. Most other vendors supply a cheap thin cloth velour green bag.

Please note. This set is made of golden rosewood and boxwood. Due to very strict export controls introduced as a result of the CITES treaty and proof of origin this wood cannot be exported from India without a government license. As a result most manufacturers are now using Acacia wood as a substitute which looks very similar. Once our stock is exhausted we will no longer be supplying this product in this format.

 

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129.00 CAD 87.85 EUR 78.95 GBP
The mini Staunton metal set with chessboard and storage
Product ID: 95985

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This is a neat and yet inexpensive staunton chess set design featuring a 2 1/2" King. Gorgeous chess set with men and chessboard with integrated storage measuring 12" x 12"x 3". Gold and Silver chessmen in classic Staunton style. Dark wood storage chest with built-in board. Aged wood inlay playing surface with border. 2 velour pull-string pouches for men included. 

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The 14" Happy Traveler Magnetic Chess Set
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Product ID: SH914M
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This folding 14" magnetic chess set with 1.5" squares features weighted chessmen carved in boxwood and golden rosewood. The knight is of the popular German style and a King size of 2 1/4" making this a highly portable travel chess set.

 

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The Complete Staunton Chess Set
Product ID: CSet1
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This beautifully manufacturered full size (18" X 18") boxwood/sheesham Staunton pattern chess set comes with Board/ storage box in which all the pieces individually slot, FOUR queens and storage bag as standard!

List Price: $169.00

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194.15 CAD 132.22 EUR 118.83 GBP
Alabaster Chess Set Black and White
Product ID: MF1BK

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The “Scali” company is famous in all the world for it’s production of chess boards, chess men in Alabaster Stone. The translucent quality and the many colors that can be achieved from this special stone, alabaster, lend perfectly to create some of the most beautiful and colorful chess sets in the world. Pictures do not do justice to the beauty of these incredible Scali Chess sets. Whether you are a serious chess player and true enthusiast or a collector looking for a heirloom quality chess set, this is an investment you will enjoy every day.

Board Size : 35 x 35cm (14 1/2" x 14 1/2")
King Height : 7.6cm

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376.57 CAD 256.46 EUR 230.48 GBP
Grand Master Brass Chess Set
Product ID: GMB1
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This is the original and best version of the popular Grand Master brass chess set that we have sold for several years. This is a very heavy and substantial yet attractive 34 piece set of chess men with extra queens supplied as standard with multiple chessboard options. See additional details.
 

 

Luxury Storage Case Model PLB2?
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Leatherette Case #PLB2 (+$129.00)
List Price: $349.00

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Chiellini Alabaster Chess Set
Product ID: MF1BL

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The “Chiellini” company is famous in all the world for it’s production of chess boards, chess men in Alabaster Stone. The translucent quality and the many colors that can be achieved from this special stone, alabaster, lend perfectly to create some of the most beautiful and colorful chess sets in the world. Pictures do not do justice to the beauty of these incredible Chiellini Chess sets. Whether you are a serious chess player and true enthusiast or a collector looking for a heirloom quality chess set, this is an investment you will enjoy every day.

Board Size : 35 x 35cm (14 1/2" x 14 1/2")
King Height : 7.6cm

List Price: $329.00

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Meghdoot 4" King bud rosewood chessmen with 21" chessboard options
Product ID: G-242-BTL

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This routed base design is a very traditional staunton pattern. Offering a triple-weighted 4 inch King with base size of 1 3/4" and leather pads. It's a classic tournament style chess set and is now made of bloodrosewood. The Price shown is for the chessmen only but you can decide which 21" (2 1/8" squares size) version chessboard to purchase with it by selecting this from the drop down menu.


 

List Price: $369.00

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423.48 CAD 288.41 EUR 259.19 GBP
Mehdoot Ebony 4" King Chessmen
Product ID: G-242-ETL

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This routed base design is a very traditional Staunton pattern and made of 100% genuine ebony! This is NOT a stained boxwood or ebonized set, but real ebony and has been sold by us for over 10 years.

This is a true triple-weighted set of Stallion Staunton chessmen with a 4" inch King which weighs in at 3.3 ounces. His base diameter is nearly 1 3/4" and has leather pads. It's a classic tournament quality chess set. This set has been used in US Chess championship games that were sponsored by TheChessPiece.com.

The Price shown is for the chessmen only. 
 

List Price: $359.00

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Majestic Apache ebony design
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Product ID: G-Maj-ETF

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The Majestic Apache ebony set of chessmen is an extremely unusual collector Staunton chess piece carved in genuine ebony wood. The opposing pieces are made of boxwood which is the traditional wood used for white chessmen. We have seen similar tilted mane designs selling for nearly $1200 elsewhere!

Featuring a 4 1/4" King this set has a knight with a beautifully carved tilted mane. This triple-weighted set of chessmen comes with additional queens. All these chessmen are fitted with green felt pads.

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454.75 CAD 309.70 EUR 278.33 GBP
The Original Staunton in ebony and boxwood
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Product ID: OS1
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The very first Staunton chess piece design (referred latterly as Staunton pattern) was the design of Nathaniel Cook and later was endorsed by English Chess Champion, Howard Staunton in 1849.

The Staunton design has since gone through many iterations expressing art in the set and some individual masterpieces of master knight carvers with authentic and magnificent beauty in the horse (knight) carving which differs so much from the original, yet simplistic design from a master carvers point of view.
 
In actuality, the original knight and set as a whole is much more difficult to create than meets the eye. Our "Original Staunton" design we present here is a modern recreation of ours that took many months to complete to ensure that it was as near to the original Staunton (Cooke) pattern set of chessmen that was first released and given Howard Staunton's name. 
 
This set of 34 chessmen are of extremely high quality and will not disappoint any truly discerning buyer. The pieces are very well weighted and are being offered at a very special price for the season.

Comprising genuine ebony and buffed boxwood these pieces are a pleasure to handle with wider than normal base dimensions and excellent proportioning.

 

 

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The Original Staunton antiqued in ebony and antiqued boxwood
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Product ID: OS1A
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The very first Staunton chess piece design (referred latterly as Staunton pattern) was the design of Nathaniel Cook and later was endorsed by English Chess Champion, Howard Staunton in 1849.

The Staunton design has since gone through many iterations expressing art in the set and some individual masterpieces of master knight carvers with authentic and magnificent beauty in the horse (knight) carving which differs so much from the original, yet simplistic design from a master carvers point of view.
 
In actuality, the original knight and set as a whole is much more difficult to create than meets the eye. Our "Original Staunton" design we present here is a recreation of ours that took many months to complete to ensure that it was as near to the original Staunton pattern set of chessmen that was first released and given Howard Staunton's name. 
 
This set of 34 chessmen are of extremely high quality and will not disappoint any truly discerning buyer. The pieces are very well weighted and are being offered at a very special price for the season.

Comprising genuine ebony and antiqued boxwood these pieces are a pleasure to handle with wider than normal base dimensions and excellent proportioning.

 

 

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519.90 CAD 354.07 EUR 318.20 GBP
The Medieval Knight Chess Set
Product ID: 141BN-BW

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This medieval style chess set from Italfama in Italy is an extremely attractive player and decoration metal and wood combination set which comes complete with the chessboard shown. The King height is 3" (7.5 cms) tall and has a base diameter of 1" (2.5cms). The heavily lacquered wooden chessboard has a square size of (3.5 cms) and has an overall dimension of nearly 16" x 16" x 3/4" (40 x 40 x 2 cms).

Chessboard shown is included in the price.

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Price: $415.00
540.75 CAD 368.27 EUR 330.96 GBP
World Financial Markets Chessmen in ebony and boxwood
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Product ID: WSM1E

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This magnificent Bull vs. Bear chess set themed around world financial markets has been specifically designed to celebrate the ever-changing stock market's trials and tribulations as to whether to be bullish or bearish towards equities, bonds, currencies etc. Successfuly managing equity portfolios is not a game but after work to relax and play chess is an absolute pleasure and fun for all involved with a set like this and even ponder your next day's position! This chess set is absolutely unique and not available anywhere else in the world but online at this store simply because we designed it. Hand carved by one of India's finest artisans each set takes months to make as each chess piece is painstakingly hand made to perfection. This is a tournament standard set meeting the needs of the professional chess community. If you're in the finance business and need a fine art piece which conveys your occupational interest and also want a truly fine Staunton pattern chess set then this is it...the finest financial market themed chess set ever made available.

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Price: $499.00
650.20 CAD 442.81 EUR 397.95 GBP
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