Distinctive and alluring, our black and natural boxwood Old Russian chess set is a fine example of quality craftsmanship and clever design. This set features classic black combined with pale boxwood for a look that’s one part bold and one part natural. Wood has long been associated with timeless games like chess. So it’s no wonder that wood is also one of the most beautiful materials used when making chessmen. Our Old Russian chess set showcases the characteristics of wood with durable double weighted pieces. Simply pick one up and feel the difference quality makes.
Rather than present a collection of solid colored chessmen, our Old Russian collection creates a new look without overdoing it. The kings, queens and bishops all sport contrasting caps. The black pieces include boxwood orbs and cross while the boxwood pieces feature black. The contrast is captivating and instantly enhances the visual appeal of any game. The unique coloration also makes this chess set perfect as a display piece. A black and Birdseye maple board is included with 2 inch squares. A narrow frame surrounds the playing area, creating a boundary line for the intense action! Prove your skills and show your appreciate for classic game décor with our amazing Old Russian black and boxwood chess set!
Our Old Russian chess set isn’t just an eye-catching game. This collection is also a perfect way to sharpen your mental abilities. The timeless game of chess has long been celebrated for its impact on the human brain. Regular play will help bring out creativity in players while strengthening problem solving skills. If you want to find inspiration and limber up your mind, chess is one of the easiest ways to do it! Stimulate the brain with our Old Russian chess set or give it as a gift so others can experience the excitement and mind-strengthening effects of this popular board game.
- King Height: 3.75 in.
- King Base: 1.5 in.
- Squares: 2 in.
- Board: 17.25 in. x 17.25 in. x N/A in.