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Reproduction of the Circa 1940 Jaques of London Chess Pieces - 4.0" King
Reproduction of the Circa 1940 Jaques of London Chess Pieces - 4.0" King
Reproduction of the Circa 1940 Jaques of London Chess Pieces, Ebonized Boxwood and Natural BoxwoodReproduction of the Circa 1940 Jaques of London Chess Pieces, Genuine Ebony and Natural Boxwood
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Deluxe Chess Sets is proud to offer the Circa 1940 Jaques Series Chess set. A full tournament-sized Chess set, it features a 4.0" King with a 1.75" diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads and a beautiful finish.

As with all of our Chess sets, the Circa 1940 Jaques Series 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 Chessboard/s shown in this listing are for photographic purposes only and are not included with the purchase of these Chessmen. 

About Jaques of London

Jaques of London, established originally as a ‘Manufacturer of Ivory, Hardwoods, Bone and Tunbridge Ware’, in Hatton Garden, London, in 1795, is the world's oldest game company and the pioneers of the original Staunton Pattern Chess Pieces in 1849. We are proud to offer these reproduction chess pieces as a tribute.

Chess Board Included? The Chess Board featured is for photographic purposes only and must be purchased separately.
Material Used Wood (Hand Carved)
King Height 4.0" (10.16 cm)
King Base Diameter 1.75" (4.44 cm)
Recommended Board Size 2.375" inch / 6.0 cm, 2.5'' inch / 6.4 cm
Basepad Material Billiard Cloth
Total Set Weight (For the standard 32 pieces) 41.2 ounces (1.17 kg)
Total Number of Chess Pieces 34 Chess Pieces (Includes 2 additional Queens)