Morphy 4.5" - SPECIAL EDITION
Chess Pieces Set made of antique boxwood and ebony
hand-carved in India
Convince yourself of the stability, the weight and the size of the chess pieces. They lay perfect in the hand.
34 triple weighted XL chess pieces incl. 2 extra queens - hand carved in India - the country of origin of the chess.
Light pieces: antiqued boxwood
The boxwood was refined in a special process in the style of antiquity.
Black pieces: ebony
Most figures available on the market are only ebonized - black colored ebony-like wood is used. The black chess pieces from the set "Morphy" are completely hand-carved in ebony, which greatly enhances the value of the set & maintains it for the future.
You can also consider it as an investment!
It comes in a sturdy "one million suitcase" to protect the high quality and value chess figures.
The wood color may differ from that shown on your screen due to screen display differences and depending on the piece of wood used. No two pieces of wood are identical. The chess pieces are hand-carved by a single Indian craftsman who runs his own small business. This precise craftsmanship can only be built by a talented and experienced artists.
The sizes of the individual figures can be found in the last graphic in the picture gallery.
Only chess pieces are delivered, without chessboard.
Weight chess set: approx. 4.31 lbs (1954g). Chess set + case: 5354g = 11.8 lbs