The Preston Series Chess Set, Box, & Board Combination

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The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Preston Series Chess Set, Box & Board Combination. It includes our Preston Series Chess Pieces (4.4" King Height) with our Green Gloss Standard Traditional Chess Board (2.5" Squares) and a Premium Chess Box.

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    Product Description

    The Chessmen

    The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Preston Series Chess set. A full club-sized Chess set, it features a 4.4" King with a 2.0" diameter base. The 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.

     

    As with all of our Chess sets, the Preston 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. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is UNMATCHED by any set of Chessmen in its price range. Nothing even comes close!

     

    The Chessmen are new and each set consists of 34 Chessmen, including four Queens, a standard that was introduced by The House of Staunton in 1993.

     

    THE CHESSBOARD

     

    Crafted in Spain, the House of Staunton Standard Traditional Greenwood / Bird's Eye Maple Wooden Chessboard - Gloss Finish features Greenwood (dark) and Bird's Eye Maple (light) squares with a Greenwood frame. This veneered Chessboard is 0.5" thick and has a gloss finish.

     

    THE CHESSBOX

     

    The House of Staunton Premium Chess Box has been designed by the experts at the House of Staunton to perfectly hold your favorite chessmen, up to a 4.4'' king height with additional queens. It features brass quadrant hinges, green billiard cloth lining, and a lock and key with tassel. The House of Staunton Logo has been laser engraved in the lid. This item can also be personalized for gift giving.

    Product Specifications
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    Chess Board Included? Includes Chess Board.
    King Height 4.4'' inch / 11.18 cm
    King Base Diameter 2.0'' inch / 5.0 cm
    Basepad Material Billiard Cloth
    Square Size 2.5'' inch / 6.4 cm
    Chess Board Footprint 24" in. x 24" in.
    Chess Board Height 0.5"
    Box Dimensions 9.5" x 7.4" x 4.5"
    Recommended Carrying Bag Size 26" Chess board Carrying Bag
    Median Set Weight 76.6 Ounces
    Total Number of Pieces 34 Chess Pieces, including 2 Additional Queens (for Pawn Promotion)
    Warranty

    The House of Staunton warranties this item to be free from manufacturing defect for a period of one year from the date of purchase.


    Please click here to download a copy of our warranty and guide to caring for your House of Staunton Chess Pieces.

    Certificate Of Authenticity

    Every set of House of Staunton® luxury chess pieces comes with a personalized certificate of authenticity (COA), elegantly encased in a black leather cover that is adorned with the HOS logo embossed in Silver foil.

    The COA serves as a testament to the chess pieces' authenticity, as each is personalized with the specifics of the exact set of chess pieces purchased. This information includes the chess pieces' unique registration number, the name of the pattern of chess pieces, the wood types, and the year of purchase, underscoring the collection's individuality and historical significance.

    Additionally, the black leather certificate features the captivating history of the revered Staunton Chessmen, offering a glimpse into their illustrious legacy and profound impact on the chess world.

    With this elegant ensemble, The House of Staunton exemplifies its commitment to crafting exceptional chess sets that transcend the world of chess, becoming cherished works of art and historical artifacts.

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