Portability, appealing Staunton pieces, and convenient interior storage inside a folding chess board combine to make this an exceptional for the mobile chess player who likes a large and attractive chess set for hybrid home and travel use.
The German design is both classic and timeless, loved by players of all ages.
- Board size: 16" x 16" x 1"
- Board size when folded: 16" x 8" x 2"
- Square size: 1.5"
- King size: 3.375" (3 3/8")
- King base: 1.25"
- King weight:: 1.4 oz
- Pawn height: 1.5"
- Piece set weight: 20.8 oz (varies slightly from set to set)
- Green felt bases
- 32 Chessmen - 1 queen per side
I am very satisfied with this set! The pieces are well crafted and weighted just right. The shishamwood is beautiful. The board is a perfect companion to the pieces. The only thing I would like is a sleeve or bag for the board to keep it from getting scratched or otherwise damaged with use..