Ebony Tower Chess SetItem#: HN-WZ379
- Board is made of black and maple wood veneer
- Each square is 2L x 2W in.
- Board dimensions: 17.3L x 17.3W x 4H in.
- Chessboard is made in Spain; chessmen are made in India
- Double-weighted, felted chessmen
- Chessmen are made of beautiful boxwood and ebony wood
- King is 4.25 in. tall with 1.5-in.-diam. base
- A Hayneedle exclusive item
A Hayneedle exclusive, the WorldWise Imports Ebony Artistic Tower Set on Black and Maple Wood Veneer Board features a gorgeous thin-framed board made in Spain of black and maple wood veneer with two-inch squares. The chessmen are made in India, double-weighted, and felted, with an elongated, artistic tower design.
The dark chessmen are made from solid ebony wood - a rare, dense, strong, and heavy hardwood that is difficult to carve, therefore only entrusted to the hands of master carvers. Ebony wood varies in color from red to black, with a rich variety of dark shades. The light chessmen are made from boxwood, a fine-grained hardwood with an ivory appearance and a natural luster. The king stands 4.25 inches tall with a base diameter of 1.5 inches. Board dimensions: 17.3L x 17.3W x 4H inches.
WorldWise Imports has maked a unique line of chess sets that combine wood boards and men ready for display and sale in presentation boxes. These sets range from moderate to high-end in a variety of sizes and styles. In addition to chess, WorldWise Imports carries traditional games such as Go, Sudoku, Cribbage, Mah Jongg, party games, and a wide variety of home gambling items and accessories.
Dimensions & Specifications
Ebony and Boxwood
King Height (in.)
17.3L x 17.3W x .5H inches
Black and Maple
1.5 Piece Base Width (in.), 2 Board Square Size (in.)
AssemblyOur products are shipped partially assembled. Assembly is easy and requires only common household tools. Furniture will be shipped with all necessary fasteners. Assembly is a matter of minutes with easy to follow instructions. Carefully read the instructions and acquaint yourself with the wood parts, bolts and screw sizes before starting assembly of your furniture.
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Comments about World Wise Ebony Tower Chess Set:
This is a classic, beautiful and modern set. The double-weight pieces give it gravity, the genuine ebony black and box wood white gives it style, the black and white graphic playing board gives it modernist cachet. Perfection.