1849 Reproduced Staunton
XL chess piece set made of boxwood
34 chess pieces (1x black and 1x white queen extra)
Extra large and specially weighted chess pieces hand-carved in India - the country of origin of the game of chess.
White figures made of boxwood, black figures made of blackened boxwood.
The deep, impenetrable blackness of the figures is achieved in an age-old process. The figures are ebonized with shellac.
Polished and shiny.