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Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chessmen 1972 Model 3.5 inch (50040)
Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chessmen 1972 Model 3.5 inch (50040)
Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chessmen 1972 Model 3.5 inch (50040)
Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chessmen 1972 Model 3.5 inch (50040)
Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chessmen 1972 Model 3.5 inch (50040)
Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chessmen 1972 Model 3.5 inch (50040)
Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chessmen 1972 Model 3.5 inch (50040)
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  • What's included?
  • 34 Chess Men
  • Two Year Warranty

Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chessmen 1972 Model 3.5 inch (50040)

The last day for guaranteed Christmas delivery to the UK was Tuesday 15th December.

Please be aware that orders placed now are not guaranteed for pre-Christmas delivery (we will however do our best).

Extended returns period - our 30 day no quibble returns policy is extended to January 31st 2022 on all purchases.

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Product Description

  • Beautifully carved from Ebony and Boxwood.
  • Traditional Staunton design.
  • 3.5 inch (88.9 mm) king.
  • Superb detail and finish.
  • Weighted and felted.
  • Perfect for boards of 18 - 20 inches .

A welcome addition to The Regency Chess Company range are The Reproduction Staunton Ebony Chess Men 1972 Model. Supplied by the same chess workshop that produces some of the world's finest hand crafted chessmen, these pieces are expertly created from solid pieces of wood and boast beautiful carvings, especially on the knight. With this size of king and the broad felted bases, these chess men will sit perfectly on boards from 18 inches to 20 inches.

Between 11 Jul – 1 Sept 1972, the legendary World Chess Championship took place between defending champion Boris Spassky of the Soviet Union and challenger Bobby Fischer of the USA.

It took place in the Laugardalshöll arena in Reykjavík, Iceland. Two chess sets were used over the course of this tournament that is now known as the Match of the Century.

Product Specifications

King Height:  3.5 inches (8.89 cm)
King Base Diameter:  1.5 inches (3.81 cm)
King Weight:  50 grams
Pawn Height:  1.75 inches (4.45 cm)
Pawn Weight:  18 grams
Pawn Base Diameter:  1 inch (2.54 cm)
Materials:  Ebony, Boxwood
Number of Queens:  4

Please note that due to wood being a natural and therefore inconsistent material, weights are approximate and won't be exact. Please also be aware that this may result in colour and burl variation, and the design and precise specification of these pieces may be subject to small variations due to their handcrafted nature

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We send out all of our orders in plain packaging and without an invoice or receipt, so you can feel confident sending our products as a gift directly to the lucky recipient.

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"Very nice set ! Deffo satisfied with my purchase."

T , 6th February 2021


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