What makes this chess board unique?
Walnut Chess Board
Deluxe walnut chess board with checker pieces and convenient storage under playing surface top (not hinged, can be lifted off to play elsewhere without storage bottom).
Board is solid wood with a beautiful walnut wood veneer a nice match for our large, stately hand carved wood chessmen set.
What are the dimensions?
Chess board size: 22” X 22” with 2 3/8” squares.
The anatomy of the chess board.
Similar to checkers the chess board consists of 64 squares – 8 rows and 8 columns.
The chess board squares are light and dark, the material used to build a board may vary but wood or wood veneer is the most common.
FIDE (World Chess Federation) equipment standard dictate that the board squares should be twice the diameter of the pawns base.