What makes this chess set unique?
Isle of Lewis solid resin chess pieces from England featuring a king that weighs 4 ounces!
Ebony and Maple veneer chess board.
What are the dimensions?
Chess Board Dimensions: 19.6” x 19.6”. Board Square Size: 2.2”. Chess King Size: 3.5”. King Base Width: 1.9”.
What the heck is the king base width? It is the diameter of the base of the king (the bottom of the king piece). This measurement is important when selecting the right chess board square size for the chess pieces that will be playing on it.
What are some of the unique selling features of this product?
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Ebony wood defined: Species of ebony are from India, western Africa and Indonesia and is prized for its luxuriant, multi-colored wood grain.
Maple wood defined: Maple is a creamy white hardwood that sometimes has a reddish tinge. One of the hardest wood species, it can take a beating and look great for years.
The Isle Of Lewis The Largest Isle Of The Western Isles
The Isle of Lewis is rich in history and culture, dating back 1000’s of years. Ancient stone circles can be found on the same land as modern Stornoway, the main town of Isle Of Lewis.
English is spoken but also Gaelic, Eagles live alongside Otters and people.
During the summer months you can spot the local population cutting the peat and in the winter you will get a whiff of the distinctive peat fires.