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The Battle of Bannockburn Chess Pieces
The Battle of Bannockburn Chess Pieces
The Battle of Bannockburn Antiqued Chess Pieces
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This gorgeous Chess set commemorates the patriotic quest of Robert the Bruce, King of Scots, to free his land of foreign domination reached its climax at the Battle of Bannockburn on 24th June 1314. By the summer of 1314 only Stirling Castle remained in the grip of Scotland's English overlords. It was just south of here at the Burn (or small stream) at Bannock that the Scottish army prepared for the the decisive set-piece battle against the army of King Edward II of England.

The Battle of Bannockburn was featured in the Academy Award(R)-winning Movie Braveheart, starring Mel Gibson.

These particular theme chess set pieces are hand painted, and hail from the Studio Anne Carlton chess works; a masterpiece to own, they will always be a delight to use.

All Studio Anne Carlton chessmen are made from POLYRESIN, which is a crushed stone composite. It has the look, feel & weight of stone, but the durability of a plastic — making it the best of both worlds.

Chess Board Included? The Chess Board featured is for photographic purposes only and must be purchased separately.
Material(s) Polyresin - Crushed Stone Resin that offers the feel and weighted of solid stone, but with the durability of plastic
Manufacturer Studio Anne Carlton
King Height: 4.75" inch / 12.07 cm
King Base Diameter: 1.5" inch / 3.81 cm
Recommended Chess Board Size: 2.5" inch / 6.4 cm
Basepad Material Billiard Cloth
Total Set Weight 77.2 oz (2.19 kg)
Total Number of Chess Pieces 32 Pieces