European Chess set
See below for our selection of European Chess!
Europeis a landmass variously recognized as part of Eurasia or a continent in its own right, located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and primarily in the Eastern Hemisphere. It comprises the westernmost peninsulas of the Eurasian landmass, shares the African-Eurasian landmass with Asia and Africa, and borders the Arctic Ocean to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the west. , the Mediterranean Sea to the south and Asia to the east. Europe is generally considered to be separated from Asia by the Ural watershed, the Ural River, the Caspian Sea, the Greater Caucasus, the Black Sea and the waterways of the Turkish Strait. Although much of this border is land, Europe is recognized as its own continent in some parts of the world due to its large physical size and the weight of its history and traditions.
This set has an odd but lovely style that is based on a classic Eastern European design. It comes in three different sizes. The huge chunks differ from the medium and small portions by a small amount. Details can be seen in the images above. For the small set, board size measures 11.3” x 5.5” x 1.8” inches when folded with 1 1/8” square size. The king height measures 2 5/8” tall with 6 grams weight. The medium set measures 13.8” x 7 x2” board size when folded with 1 1/2″ square size. The king measures 2 5/8” tall with 6 grams for its weight. For the large set measures 17.5 x 9” x 2” size of board when folded with 1 7/8” square size. The king size measures 2 1/4” with 17 grams.
This chess set is referred to as a “Mini Royal” chess set. The board is made of beech and birch wood, giving it a classical, handcrafted quality that many chess fans will love. It measures 12-1/4″ by 12-1/4” and is firmly closed with brass clasps. Each piece is constructed from hornbeam and sycamore wood and has a felt bottom and is weighted. The tastefully delicate workmanship of each playing piece is stunning.
This chess set was designated as Ambassador Chess set, because of its incredible detail. The board is made from beech and birch wood that gives it a classic, handmade feel that many chess enthusiasts will appreciate; number and letter algebraic coordinates adorn the borders; it measures 21.65″W x 1.18″H x 21.65″D (55cmx3cmx55cm), Squares measure 2.24″x2.24″ (5.7cmx5.7cm) when folded, the board is held securely shut with 2 brass clasps. The king measures 4.5″(11cm), Queen 3.66″(9.3cm), Pawn 2.28″(5.8cm) the elegantly intricate detail of each playing piece is impressive. It also has compartment to secure each chess pieces is protected inside the folding chess board.
Wrapping It Up
Did you know playing Chess would be considered as sports, we can see many people playing it just like in our school or even in a chess competition? As the chess was originated in Northern India in the 6th century AD and there were already some international chess player that competes represented by their own country. What are the benefits of buying an Antique Chess Set? Well as the chess may vary from how old it is, from worthless to tens of thousands of dollars in some events that it will be bid. And this European chess set could be in list of your collection.