Staunton was created for a reason (see Staunton Origin). But why not have a staunton based design with a significant tweak on the style - an unusual chess set. Of course, it's still a quality product, and still crafted with great skill, many are still weighted, and most of ours are Staunton based.
But with the increased popularity of chess, many more unusual designs are available and are a perfect unique gift idea. An unusual chess set, something that isn't seen in many homes but we hope it will be in yours soon.
King Height 4.5 inch. Base Diameter 1.85 inch. Triple Weighted at 105g Strike a pose! This knight is clearly used to being the centre of attention. Made in precious bud rosewood and brings out reds, browns and blacks, it overshadows it's family unfairly - they're all superb and outstanding.…
King Height 4.25 inch. Base Diameter 1.75 inch. Triple Weighted at 90g.NEW! The Zacharus is made from the finest Bud Rosewood and Chidar. It is quite simply a work of art - we're sure you agree. The chess pieces have been carved with all the skill the worlds finest carvers can muster with a…
Bone. King is 1.4" Diameter, 3.75" High.Remarkably carved luxury bone chess set. The detail in carving of the bone is nothing short of remarkable. The material is difficult to work with and the skilled bone craftsmen have created something truly beautiful with…
King Height 4.5 inch. Base Dia 1.8 inch. Triple Weighted. Single QueensThe lines of this grade one rosewood design is a outstanding feature Henry Moore would have been proud of. Chess sets such as this are works of art and will appreciate over time. The King is well sized at over 4 i…
King: Height 6.25 inch! Base Diameter 1.5 inchSpecial large version of the much loved Lotus design. The best of Bud Rosewood material. A twist on the Staunton design - this luxury chess set has good quality detail. The king is slim but tall measuring 6.25 inches in …
King Height 4.25 inch. Base Diameter 1.7 inch. Triple Weighted at 70g. Balance 18%. Case IncludedNEW! Another staunton work of art in pure grade one Bud Rosewood, with a Knight that is outstanding, graceful, elegant and delightfully different. This set was designed for the chess olympiad in Turin. Comes in a special…
King Height 4 inch. Base Diameter 1.6 inch. Weighted at 34gOne of the recognised designs of chess sets by John Calvert - slightly weighted as the genre demands. A beautiful bone chess set, a wonderful example of period chess sets. This is a bone repro…