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IMPPCS-859

IMPERFECT - The Collector II Luxury Chess Set - Pieces Only - 4.0" King - Blood Rosewood

"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." To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Collector II Series Luxury Chess set. This full-tournament sized Chess set features. A full tournament-sized Chess set, it features a 4.0" King with a 1.8" 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 billiard cloth base pads and a beautiful finish. The Collector II 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.). Each set consists of 34 Chessmen, including four Queens, a standard that was introduced by The House of Staunton in 1993.
Special Price $402.50 Regular Price $575.00
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ALL SALES FINAL! NO RETURNS OR EXCHANGES!

SORRY, NO COUPONS ALLOWED FOR THIS ITEM!

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Product Description

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"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."

To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Collector II Series Luxury Chess set. This full-tournament sized Chess set features. A full tournament-sized Chess set, it features a 4.0" King with a 1.8" 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 billiard cloth base pads and a beautiful finish. The Collector II 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.).

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

 

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 Blood Rosewood Knight has lacquer issues on the midsection (As seen in photographs).
  • The Natural Boxwood Knight has tool marks on the midsection (As seen in photographs).
  • The Natural Boxwood Knight has dents on the spine (As seen in photographs).
  • The Natural Boxwood Pawn has tool marks on the head and midsection (As seen in photographs).
  • 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 $575.00.

 

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
Material(s) Blood Rosewood, Natural Boxwood
King Height 4.0'' inch / 10.16 cm
King Base Diameter 1.8'' inch / 4.57 cm
Recommended Chess Board Size 2.5" inch / 6.4 cm
Basepad Material Billiard Cloth
Median Set Weight 60.8 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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