Sir Galahad Knight Staunton Luxury Chess Set with 108mm (4.25") King in Rosewood, Grandmaster Chess Board & Case
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The Sir Galahad Knight Staunton Luxury Chess Set with 108mm (4.25") King in Rosewood includes our New Release 53cm (21”) Grand Master Chess Board, Leather Case & 2 FREE Extra Queens.
To Commemorate our series of the Famous Legends of the Arthurian Knights, The Chess Store Australia is proud to introduce our Latest masterpiece Exclusive - Sir Galahad Knight Staunton Luxury Chess set, complete with a matching flat Rosewood Chess Board & Leather Chess Pieces Case. This exquisite design forms one of the more elegant Chess sets in our collection as its name suggests. Sir Galahad was the natural son of Sir Lancelot Du Lac.
The Chess Pieces are artfully created from dark Fine Grained Dark Rosewood and Ivory Boxwood, the deep lustre of these hardwoods appeals to the eye, while cool and sensuous to the touch. The texture of both woods are fine and even, which will ensure generations of enjoyment. This Luxury set features very unique and beautiful detailed Fierce Knights that are sophisticated, extraordinary intricately hand carved, with beautifully designed profiles, innovative hand carved with long flowing manes that look almost alive. The Knights look poised and stand dignified overlooking the battlefield ready to do battle on the 64 square field.
The 108 mm (4.25") tall king is not forgotten as it features a unique finial. From the pawn to the king, all six pieces are skillfully carved with Beveled Bases, are heavy weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads, have a hand polished lacquer finish producing a beautiful lustre. The set also includes 2 Free Extra Queens.
The Chess set has the solid traditional Staunton look, but with accentuated styling. Every piece has been designed to compliment the intricate and appealing Knight design, which rightly steals the show.
The entire set is perfect as a centerpiece itself, and The Knights possess distinct beauty - strong, mystical and yet elegant – all features of the world famous Legendary Knight.
Also included is our New Release Grand Master Custom made Chess Board measuring 53cm (21") with 2.25” inch grid squares. The Chess Board has a laminate screened Rosewood & Maple surface, with a beautiful semi-gloss finish. The Playing Surface has a hand crafted Moulded surround made from Premium Grade Ringy Rosewood (Acacia Rhodoxylon) in a semi-gloss finish, and finished off with a velvet base pad. The Chess Board is designed to provide a projected playing field, which is not normally available on other Chess Boards, and will certainly be a feature that will complement the Luxury Chess Pieces.
For safe storage of the Chess Pieces, we have also included a pure leather storage case with quality fastenings, it will provide protection for your chess pieces under normal use. The dual compartments are inlaid with billiard green felt lining and will accommodate all the 34 pieces. It has that great smell of leather, is of particularly high quality and finish, and comes complete with single key and leather fob should you require to secure your prized pieces.
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.
As part of this set, you will also receive The Chess Store Australia - Certificate of Authenticity.
"The Legendary Sir Galahad Knight Staunton Luxury Chess set is one for The Chess connoisseur, Collector and Boardroom."