The Killarney Series Luxury Chess Pieces - 4.875" King
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Deluxe Chess Sets is proud to offer the Killarney Series Luxury Chess Pieces, the newest masterpiece from the Camaratta Pre-Staunton Signature Collection. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with Frank Camaratta Signature Leather base pads under a single Rook from each army, luxurious billiard cloth base pads on the other Chess pieces and a beautiful finish.
As with all of our Chessmen, the Killarney Series Luxury Chess set exemplifies a perfect combination of distinct beauty and functionality. It has been designed to withstand the rigors of practical play while maintaining an elegance which has become the hallmark of Staunton chess set. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is unmatched by any set of Chessmen in its price range. The Chessmen are new and each set consists of 34 Chessmen, including four Queens.
The Killarney chessmen use an innovative weighting system developed by the Maestro. Recognizing that the bases are too shallow to accommodate the traditional lead weighting, Brass Disc are affixed to the bases of each of the chessmen. Aside from their elegant appearance, the brass weights provides perfect weight and balance for these elegant chessmen without the hairline cracking headaches frequently associated with lead weighting.
|Chess Board Included?||The Chess Board featured is for photographic purposes only and must be purchased separately.|
|Material Used||Wood (Hand Carved) - Pernambuco and Argentine Lignum Vitae|
|Weighting||Brass Weights Affixed to the Bases|
|King Height||4.875'' inch / 12.38 cm|
|King Base Diameter||1.5'' inch / 3.81 cm|
|Recommended Board Size||2.375'' inch / 6.0 cm|
|Basepad Material||One Rook From Each Army Feature English Leather Embossed with Frank Camaratta Signature|
|Total Set Weight (For the standard 32 pieces and does not include the 2 Additional Queens)||37.5 Ounces|
|Total Number of Pieces||34 Chess Pieces (Includes 2 Additional Queens)|