Players Series Chess Set

phone: 504.208.9596

$160.00-$200.00 Starting_at_139.95
Available Options
These Chessmen are available in the following wood types:
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QTY: Boxwood & Ebonized Larger Example
$159.95 | $139.95
QTY: Boxwood & Rosewood Larger Example
$199.95 | $179.95
QTY: Black & Natural Lacquered Larger Example
$179.95 | $159.95
QTY: Black & Ivory Lacquered Larger Example
$179.95 | $159.95
QTY: Red & Natural Lacquered Larger Example
$179.95 | $159.95
QTY: Red & Ivory Lacquered Larger Example
$179.95 | $159.95

information & description:

By The House of Staunton
This hand-carved wooden chess set features a 3.875-inch King with a 1.75-inch diameter base; and the set weighs an impressive 40 ounces(not including additional Queens).

Sony Classic Pictures - The Luzhin Defense starring John Turturro
and The House of Staunton's Players Series Chessmen
Nothing can heighten your Chess playing experience more than the feel and weight of a finely crafted Staunton chess set. Cajun Chess is proud to offer The House of Staunton Players Series Chessmen. One of the heaviest sets of its size on the market, it is designed to withstand the rigors of practical play while maintaining the elegance that has become the hallmark of all House of Staunton Chessmen. The design, quality and workmanship of each House of Staunton piece is superb and the detail of the Knights is amazing for a set in this price range. These fine Chessmen were exclusively featured in the Sony Pictures movie "The Luzhin Defense."

The design and feel of these Chessmen make them ideal for serious tournament competition. As with all House of Staunton Chessmen, this set exemplifies the perfect combination of beauty and functionality. The design, quality and workmanship of each House of Staunton piece is UNMATCHED by any set of Chessmen in its price range. Nothing even comes close!

Each set consists of 34 Chessmen, 17 light and 17 dark (including the two additional Queens.)

Indulge yourself - Own a legend!

(Some images and product photos for this item are provided courtesy of The House of Staunton.)