Contemporary Series Ebony Chess Set
This unique chess set combines our contemporary series chessmen with our striking ebony tiger striped chess board. The result is a highly attractive set that will not only look ideal in your modern designed interior but also turn a few heads. The pieces have been expertly crafted from solid boxwood, hand finished and polished to a natural hardwood shine. Each piece is internally weighted and felted on it's base. The balance of the chessmen is very good and despite their unusual appearance they excellent to play with. A classic minimalist design that is loosely based on Staunton, the result is a highly satisfying chess set. The board is one of our superb tiger striped ebony veneer boards, manufactured in Europe to the highest possible standards using only the finest hardwood veneers. As a chess retailer we have been consistently impressed with the outstanding quality of these amazing boards. They are manufactured to exact and uniform standards and finished in a flawless satin sheen. The veneers are all natural wood which makes it the ideal partner for the polished hardwood chessmen. An unusual but deeply satisfying chess set and board combination that has been crafted to a very high standard. Designed to look good and last through decades of dedicated chess playing.