Carefully cast Brass and Nickel plated Brass chess pieces, designed and manufactured in Italy. Featuring a figurative Ancient Egyptian theme, the detailing on the pieces is sublime. This Egyptian Chess set features an Egyptian Pharaoh and his queen, a sphinx for the knight and obelisks as rooks.
These pieces are substantial and are very heavy in the hand. They feature a thick padded base to protect the chess board and have a square base.
The large 21.6 inch quality Black and Maple chess board is produced by Rechapados Ferrer S.A. of Spain. A high grade veneer construction is implemented using modern fabrication techniques. This has produced a contemporary design with sharp contrasting lines and critical detailing. The jet black squares juxtaposed with the extra light Maple magnificent and a beautifully veneered grey wood base adds the finishing touch.