The Mechanics Institute Chess Set, Box, & Board Combination

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The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Mechanics Institute Chess Set, Box & Board Combination. It includes our Mechanics Institute Series Chess Pieces (4.25" King Height) with our Striped Ebony Standard Traditional Chess Board (2.5" Squares) and a Premium Chess Box.

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    The Chessmen

     

    The House of Staunton, in conjunction with the legendary Mechanics Institute Chess Club, is proud to offer the Mechanics Institute Series Chess set. It features a 4.25" King with a 1.875" 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 rich French Polish finish.

     

    THE CHESSBOARD

     

    Crafted in Spain, the House of Staunton Standard Traditional Striped Ebony / Bird's Eye Maple wooden Chessboard features Striped Ebony (dark) and Bird's Eye Maple (light) squares with a Striped Ebony frame. This veneered Chessboard is 0.5" thick, has a satin finish and a beautiful moulded edge.

     

    THE CHESSBOX

     

    The 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.

    Product Specifications
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    Chess Board Included? Includes Chess Board.
    King Height 4.25'' inch / 10.80 cm
    King Base Diameter 1.875'' inch / 4.76 cm
    Basepad Material Billiard Cloth
    Square Size 2.5'' inch / 6.4 cm
    Chess Board Footprint 23.75" x 23.75"
    Dimensions 9.5" x 7.4" x 4.5"
    Chess Board Height 0.5"
    Recommended Carrying Bag Size 24" Chess board Carrying Bag
    Median Set Weight 64 ounces (1.82 kg)
    Total Number of Pieces 34 Chess Pieces, including 2 Additional Queens (for Pawn Promotion)
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    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.

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