Sheesham neither warps nor did splits, so it is highly use for making cabinets and fine furniture, in this case wooden chess pieces.
It shines when it is polished and has a smooth finish. The grain is so well defined that each piece of Sheesham wood often has its own unique color.
Sheesham wood defined: Sheesham known as Indian rose wood tree. This wood is hard, durable and long lasting.