Legendary Templar Knights Staunton Luxury Chess Pieces Set with 108mm (4.25") King
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The Legendary Templar Knights Staunton Luxury Chess Pieces Set with 108mm (4.25") King in Rosewood and Ivory Boxwood & Two Free Extra Queens
The Chess Store Australia is proud to introduce our Latest Masterpiece Exclusive – The Templar Knights Staunton Luxury Chess Pieces Set.
This prestige set features a very unique Templar Knight that is both unusual yet traditional, each piece is intricately hand-carved for over two days by a master craftsman. Every piece has been designed to compliment the intricate and appealing Knight design, which rightly steals the show.
The Kings have the Knights Templar King George Cross and by 1188, the English and French troops of Philip II of France and Henry II of England, proudly displayed it, as part of their tunic. It became a symbol, worn by many troops, announcing they be warriors fighting crusades in the Holy Land.
The Tournament Standard Chess pieces have a traditional Staunton design and are crafted from Premium Grade Rosewood and Ivory Boxwood and elegantly finished by the best master craftsmen of the world.
This exquisite design forms one of the more elegant chess sets in our collection. The King measures 108mm (4.25") with a base diameter of 45mm (1.75") all the pieces are Heavy Weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads, and each set consists of 34 Chessmen including 2 Free Extra Queens.
The entire set is perfect as a centrepiece itself, and The Knights possess distinct beauty - strong, mystical and yet elegant – all features of the world famous Legendary Knights Templar.
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 Chess Set from The Chess Store. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is UNMATCHED by any set of Chessmen in its price range and nothing even comes close!
"The Legendary Knights Templar Staunton Prestige Chess set is one for The Chess connoisseur, Collector and Boardroom."