Grand Taj Mahal Staunton Luxury Chess Pieces Set with 108mm (4.25") King
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The Grand Taj Mahal (Agra, India)
The Grand Taj Mahal meaning Crown Palace in India, is one of the Eight Wonders of the World. The Grand Taj was built in 1648 by Shah Jahan the Mughal Emperor as a mausoleum for his beautiful wife Mumtaz Mahal
The Grand Taj Mahal Staunton Luxury Chess Pieces Set with 108mm (4.25") King in Rosewood & Ivory Boxwood & Two Free Extra Queens
Our Tournament Standard Grand Taj Mahal Chess Pieces Set has a traditional and beautiful Staunton design where east meets west and master crafted from Premium Grade Rosewood and Boxwood.
The shapes of the different Chess pieces were hand carved in keeping with the various designs and shapes of the Taj Mahal, you will find many similarities, and quickly see how the Grand Taj Mahal Chess pieces were influenced. Note the rounded "onion dome" aspect of the chessmen, yet with a traditional almost Staunton-like feel.
The Grand Taj Mahal Chess set has a 108mm (4.25") tall King that proudly displays the wonderful handiwork of a master craftsman in its rounded crown and finial.
The double cross pinnacle adds a special interest to this magnificent set. The Chess pieces are all heavy weighted, with Bevelled bases, Billiard Green Pads and a hand polished lacquer finish producing a beautiful lustre.
You will be delighted with the superb craftsmanship of this premium quality finished Chess Set that also includes 2 Free Extra Queens.
This Premium presentation, master crafted Decorative Recreation Chess Set gives the Grand Taj Mahal it's heirloom unique appearance that you will enjoy for years to come!
Note: The Chessboard shown in this listing are for photographic purposes only and is not included with the purchase of these Chessmen.
As with all of our Chessmen, the Luxury Series of Chess sets 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 The Chess Store chess set. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is UNMATCHED by any set of Chessmen in its price range.
This Artistic Grand Taj Mahal Chess Set combination makes for a beautiful display and will impress any Chess connoisseur and collector.