A more definitive decorated chess set would be hard to find than this superbly crafted masterpiece. Our designers, by combining their skills with the styles of Staunton and the old French Dieppe sets, have created one of our most attractive sets.
An epic storyline, and a gifted writer! The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien is adeptly suited to the chessboard in this attention getting 4-1/2" theme chess set. These particular theme chess set pieces are hand painted, and hail from the Studio Anne Carlton chess works; a masterpiece to own, they will always be a delight to use!
Finally, a way to learn chess without stress!
With this revolutionary chess teacher, you'll be playing the world's greatest game in no time at all! The secret? An innovative deck of action cards. Unlike any other chess educational products, No Stress Chess teaches you how to play using illustrated cards and an illustrated two-sided game board.
The Collector Series Library Chess Set and Board Combination Enjoy Savings of 20% Off MSRP When Purchased as a Combination
"Crafted to replicate the design and proportions of the original Staunton pattern Chessmen, registered by Nathaniel Cooke in March of 1849 and first manufactured by Jaques of London in September 1849."
The Reykjavik II Series Chess Set and Board Combination Enjoy Savings of 24% Off MSRP When Purchased as a Combination
"An exact reproduction of one of the most historically important Chess sets ever produced, the Chess set used in the legendary 1972 World Chess Championship, featuring Robert J. (Bobby) Fischer (USA) and Boris Spassky (RUS)."
The Hastings Chess Set and Board Combination Enjoy Savings of 25% Off MSRP When Purchased as a Combination
The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Hastings Series Chess set. This heirloom-quality Chess set features a 4.0" King with a 1.875" diameter base and is heavily weighted. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods.
The Classic Series Library Chess Set and Tiroir Combination Enjoy Savings of 20% Off MSRP When Purchased as a Combination
The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Classic Series Chess set. It features a 3.5" King with a 1.5" diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods.
The Burnt Grandmaster Series Chess Set - 4.0" King
An exceptionally well-crafted set of wooden Chessmen at an unbelievable price, The Grandmaster Series Chessmen is designed to replace the low quality Chess sets that plague the market and offers a high-quality wooden Chessmen at a reasonable price!
The British Chess Company - Staunton Popular Chess Set - 4.0" King
In its continuing effort to document the illustrious history of the Staunton Chessmen, The House of Staunton is proud to introduce the newest member of our new British Chess Company Collection - The London Series.
The Bicentennial Series Luxury Chess Set - 3.6" King
"Spearheaded by the Maestro Frank A. Camaratta, Jr., an exquisite reproduction of the Circa 1895 Jaques of London Chessmen, a time period that is regarded as one of the most celebrated in the illustrious history of Jaques of London."
The Premium Chess Box is lined in green billiard cloth, divided and features brass quadrant hinges and a lock & key. The Premium Chess Box comes with or without the House of Staunton logo laser etched on the lid of the box.
Anderssen Dropjaw Timeless Chess Set- 2.875'' King
The House of Staunton is proud to introduce the Anderssen Dropjaw Timeless Series Chessmen. Part of our Timeless Collection, it is exact reproduction of the Circa 1854 Jaques of London Anderssen Dropjaw Pattern Chessmen.
The Imperial Collector Chess Set and Board Combination Enjoy Savings of 33% Off MSRP When Purchased as a Combination
To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Imperial Collector Series Luxury Chess Set and Board Combination. It includes our Imperial Collector Chess Set with a 4.4" King, Elm Burl / Bird's Eye Maple Superior Traditional Chessboard with 2.5" Squares and our Red Burl Fitted Coffer.
The Capablanca Chess Set and Board Combination Enjoy Savings of 28% Off MSRP When Purchased as a Combination
To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Capablanca Series Luxury Chess Set and Board Combination. It includes our Capablanca Luxury Chess Set with a 4.0" King, Elm Burl / Bird's Eye Maple Superior Traditional Chessboard with 2.375" Squares and our Red Burl Fitted Coffer.
The Pescara Series Luxury Chess set features a 4.0" King with a 1.875" diameter base and features a slender, elegant form that is ideal for those that are interested in a Chess set that follows traditional classical Staunton proportions, but at the same time has a distinctive and attractive appearance.
The Harrwitz Series Timeless Chess Set - 3.5" King
The most striking aspect of the Harrwitz Series Chess Set is the beautiful patina on the Boxwood (White) Chessmen. Our artisans have accurately captured the rich, golden color commonly found on well preserved antique Chess sets. As with all of our Chess sets, the Harrwitz Series exemplifies a perfect combination of distinct beauty and functionality. It has been designed to withstand the rigors of practical play while maintaining an elegance which has become the hallmark of a House of Staunton chess set.
"Designed by the Maestro Frank A. Camaratta, Jr., an elegant Chess set that combines the essence of classical Greek architecture with modern styling to create a true artistic masterpiece that is as beautiful as it is functional"
The Royal Collector Series Luxury Chess Set - 4.4" King
For the discerning Chess player, one that demands the highest quality and as close to perfection as can be achieved by human hands, The House of Staunton is proud to introduce the Royal Collector Series Luxury Chess set. This club-sized Chess set features a 4.4" King with a 2.0"diameter base and is crafted out of the highest grade Boxwood and Genuine Ebony.
Bring some color to your game with our Regulation Colored Plastic Chessmen. They feature the same Staunton pattern design as our popular Regulation Series Chessmen, allowing you to mix and match colors with your existing black and white set or with more than one Colored Regulation Series Plastic Chessmen selection.
We are proud to offer the Zurich Series Chess set. A full tournament-sized Chess set, it features a 3.875" King with a 1.75" diameter base. The Chess pieces are extremely heavy, with a weight of 48 ounces, and features felt base pads on the undersides of the Chessmen.
Triple Weighted Regulation Plastic Chessmen - 3.75" King
If you're looking for an affordable, yet high quality set of plastic Chessmen, look no further than our Triple Weighted Regulation Plastic Chessmen. These Chessmen are ideal for schools, chess clubs, and tournament play as they EXCEED all US Chess Federation Tournament Requirements. These are TRIPLE WEIGHTED Chessmen, which means that they are extremely heavy and offer unmatched stability during a game of Chessmen.
Browse the amazing selection of chess pieces and find the perfect chess set for yourself today. There are a variety of textures of chess pieces to choose from including wooden, luxury wooden, plastic, ivory and bone chess pieces. You can also choose from many different styles of chess pieces as well. The wooden chess pieces have the majority of different styles to choose regarding the different textures. Complete your chess set with a beautiful set of chess pieces from the House of Staunton today. The perfect chess strategy starts with having chess pieces you truly enjoy. The Wooden Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads and a beautiful finish. These Chessmen have been designed for those players looking for exceptionally well-crafted wooden Chessmen at a very reasonable price. These chess pieces exemplify a perfect combination of distinct beauty and functionality. The chess pieces has been designed to withstand the rigors of practical play while maintaining an elegance which has become the hallmark of a House of Staunton chess set. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is unmatched by any set of Chessmen in its price range.
Classic Series 3.5" King - Golden Rosewood / Natural Box
I am extremely pleased with the set. Exactly what I was looking for. Nice quality and workmanship. The time of purchase to receiving was excellent. Thank you. I am looking forward to continual business with future purchases.
I adore the intricate botanical detailing and that all pieces are two-toned. This is a marvelous replica of the chess pieces produced within the Eastern Bloc during the Cold War with its secular styling.
An ever-so-slight departure from traditional Staunton design
This is a wonderful set for the collector who prefers a distinctive chess set for a modest price without having to in purchase a more expensive exotic wood for the dark pieces. Such a nice diversion from plain old monotone light and dark pieces!
I have purchased several plastic chess sets in the past, so far this has the best finishing of them all, not the say the best design also (except for the bishop, I like sleek bishops), the pieces are beautiful, even better than some other weighted sets, perfect for clubs and kids (not for you if you are looking for weighted pieces), beautiful, beautiful, beautiful, and one thing I forgot to mention this set is beautiful.
This is a wonderfully crafted chess set. Craftmanship taken to the extreme, which will give us the pleasure of enjoying the game of chess for many many years to come. Beautifully boxed, numbered and signed by our new world champion and three of the worlds finest Grandmasters.
Thank you to The proud House of Staunton!
H.O. from ND writes, "Received my beautiful ebonized Winsor chess set today. It is awesome. A work of art I will treasure & play with. I can't wait to save up enough for my House of Staunton chess board."
The World's Finest Chess Sets, Chess Boards and Much More!
Welcome to the official website of House of Staunton, manufacturer of the world's finest Chess sets, chess pieces and chess boards of all types and for all budgets. Whether you're looking for a luxury chess set to pass on to future generations or a plastic chess set to use at your local chess club, you'll find the perfect chess set at The House of Staunton. Our chess sets are crafted from a wide range of materials, including such luxurious materials as Ebony, Blood Rosewood, Amboyna Burl and 40,000 year-old Wooly Mammoth Ivory. We invite you to browse the incredible selection of chess sets, chess pieces and chess boards offered by the House of Staunton. With our everyday low prices, same-day shipping and industry-leading customer service, we are confident that you will agree that the House of Staunton offers the finest chess sets and chess boards.