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IMPPCS-670

IMPERFECT - The Golden Collector Series Luxury Chess Pieces - 4.4" King - Genuine Ebony & Antiqued Boxwood

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 Golden 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. The Chess pieces are hand carved and hand turned by our master artisans to the highest quality standards ever seen in a Chess set. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is UNMATCHED by any set of Chessmen in any price range. Nothing even comes close!
Special Price $797.50 Regular Price $1,995.00

ALL SALES FINAL! NO RETURNS OR EXCHANGES!

SORRY, NO COUPONS ALLOWED FOR THIS ITEM!

IMMEDIATE SHIPPING!!! Order within and it'll ship on Friday.
Product Description

For your purchasing consideration....

 

The House of Staunton is proud to offer another masterpiece - The Anderssen Timeless Series Chessmen. Part of our Timeless Collection, it is exact reproduction of the Jaques of London circa 1850 Anderssen Staunton pattern chessmen. These Chessmen feature a 4.4" King with a 2.0" Diameter base and are very heavily weighted. These Chessmen are an exact match to the original chessmen, down to the smallest details!

 

What  is an imperfect set?

 

Imperfect consists of items that are deemed below the House of Staunton's already high quality standards.  Because these products do not meet or exceed our inspection standards, we are able to pass enormous savings to you!

 

 The inspection for this set details the following:

  • The Natural Boxwood King has a hairline crack in its base. (As seen in Photograph).
  • The Genuine Ebony King has a hairline crack in its base. (As seen in Photograph).
  • One of the Genuine Ebony Queens has a hairline crack in its base. (As seen in Photograph).
  • Both of the Genuine Ebony Knights have hairline cracks in their bases. (As seen in Photograph).
  • One of the Genuine Ebony Rooks has damages to the base of the chess piece. (As seen in Photograph).
  • One of the Genuine Ebony Pawns has a hairline crack in its base. (As seen in Photograph).

 

What is the value of this item?

 

If this item were in perfect condition, it would retail for $895.00. 

 

THIS ITEM IS AVAILABLE ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS.. ONCE IT HAS BEEN SOLD, IT WILL BE GONE FOREVER SO ACT FAST!


**NOTE** Because this an imperfect item, all sales are final. No refunds, returns or exchanges are allowed****

For your purchasing consideration....

 

"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."

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 Golden 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. The Chess pieces are hand carved and hand turned by our master artisans to the highest quality standards ever seen in a Chess set. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is UNMATCHED by any set of Chessmen in any price range. Nothing even comes close!

The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with gold embossed English Leather base pads under all 34 pieces. The Golden Collector Series Luxury Chess set has been 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 distinctive feature of this set is the the open-mitered Bishop and Knight design, which is modeled after the noble steeds from the Greek Parthenon (Elgin Marbles.)

As with all of our Chessmen, the Golden Collector Series Luxury Chess set 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 Chess Set comes with a personalized Certificate of Authenticity and an original manufacturer's plaque indicating the production number, with an adhesive backing that would allow it to be affixed to the underside of a Chess box.

 

What  is an imperfect set?

Imperfect consists of items that are deemed below the House of Staunton's already high quality standards.  Because these products do not meet or exceed our inspection standards, we are able to pass enormous savings to you!

 

The inspection for this set details the following:

  • The Genuine Ebony Pawn has a crack in the base (As seen in Photograph).
  • The Antiqued Boxwood Pawn has a hairline crack in the base (As seen in Photograph).
  • The two Genuine Ebony Bishops have a crack on the base (As seen in Photograph).
  • The two Genuine Ebony Knights have a crack on the base (As seen in Photograph).
  • The two Antiqued Boxwood Knights have a crack on the base (As seen in Photograph).
  • Some of the pieces could have very minor chips and/or dings/dents or minor imperfections (cosmetic blemishes) in the wood.
     

What is the value of this item?

If this item were in perfect condition, it would retail for $1,995.00.

 

THIS ITEM IS AVAILABLE ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE BASIS.. ONCE IT HAS BEEN SOLD, IT WILL BE GONE FOREVER SO ACT FAST!


**NOTE** Because this an imperfect item, all sales are final. No refunds, returns or exchanges are allowed****

 

Product Specifications
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ISBN Does not apply
Chess Board Included? The Chess Board featured is for photographic purposes only and must be purchased separately
King Height 4.4'' inch / 11.18 cm
King Base Diameter 2.0'' inch / 5.0 cm
Recommended Chess Board Size 2.5" inch / 6.4 cm
Basepad Material Billiard Cloth
Median Set Weight 74.6 ounces
Total Number of Pieces 34 Chess Pieces, including 2 Additional Queens (for Pawn Promotion)
Warranty

This item does not come with a warranty.

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