To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Sultan Series Luxury Chess set. This heirloom- quality Chess set features a 4.4" King with a 1.9" 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 Chess pieces are heavily weighted with gold embossed English Leather base pads under the Kings, luxurious billiard cloth base pads on the other Chess pieces and a beautiful finish. The design of the Sultan Series Luxury Chess set is simply exquisite. Mere words can not do this Chess set justice, so we will allow the stunning photographs below tell you everything you need to know about these miniature masterpieces. The Sultan Series Luxury Chess set is, without a doubt, the most beautiful Chess set ever produced!
As with all of our Chessmen, the Sultan 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 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.
Crafted in Italy, the House of Staunton Superior Traditional Walnut Burl / Maple wooden Chessboard features Walnut Burl (dark) and Maple (light) squares with a Walnut Burl frame and an inlaid design. This veneered Chessboard is 0.5" thick and has a gloss finish.
The House of Staunton Fitted Coffer provides the highest level of protection for your chessmen. Unlike traditional chess boxes, where the chess pieces are stacked on top of each other while not in use, the large Fitted Coffer provides each of the chess pieces their own individual storage compartment. It features brass quadrant hinges, a removable top tray and a lock and key with tassel. Available with or without The House of Staunton Logo laser engraved on the lid. This item can also be personalized for gift giving.