BoardsMid Century Modern Chess Set

Mid Century Modern Chess Set

Mid-Century Modern (MCM) is an American movement of interior design, product, graphic design, architecture, and urban development that was popular from 1945 to 1969, during the post- United States World War II. The term was used descriptively as early as the mid-1950s and was defined as a design movement by Cara Greenberg in her 1984 book MidCentury Modern: Furniture of the 1950s. It is now recognized by academics and museums around the world as a significant design movement. The MCM design aesthetic is modern in style and construction, in keeping with the modernist movement of the time. It is generally characterized by clean, simple lines and honest use of materials and generally does not include decorative embellishments.

Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set

Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
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Enhance your chess and checkers collection with this stunning designer chess and checkers set and playing pieces. A surprise feature of this walnut and oak wood set is the practical storage drawer to store your pieces. The chessmen are weighted; have a felt bottom covering, with a 3” king. Maneuvering this chess set is made simple with felt lining along the entire bottom of the designer chess board. This handsome chess and checkers set are ideal for any chess enthusiast. The perfect accent piece to your home! Comes with real wood playing board and playing pieces that measures approximately 14″ x 14″ size.

Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Luxurious Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Pieces:

Pieces: 32 chess pieces, sold with chess board.

Modern Mid Century Minimalist Hermann Ohme

Modern Mid Century Minimalist Hermann Ohme
8.7/10

Chess set package includes 34 chess pieces with 2 extra Queens. Made from Sheesham wood (Dalbergia Sissoo) or Boxwood (Gardenia latifolia) with a total of 750 grams or  approximately 26.45 oz. Chess board and storage box is not included but recommended chess board for these type of chess set is 1.5″ to 1.7″ or 40 mm to 45 mm sq.

Pieces:

Pieces: 34 chess pieces with 2 extra Queens, sold without chess board and storage box.

Dimensions:
King 3.74″ (95mm) 1.37″ (35mm)
Queen 3.46″ (88mm) 1.37″ (35mm)
Bishop 3.18 (81mm) 1.25″ (32mm)
Knight 3.0″ (76mm) 1.25″ (32mm)
Rook 2.51″ (64mm) 1.25″ (32mm)
Pawn 2.28″ (58mm) 1.00″ (25 mm)

Russian Coni Mid Century Chess Pieces

Russian Coni Mid Century Chess Pieces
Russian Coni Mid Century Chess Pieces

3.1″ Russian Coni Mid Century Chess Pieces are hand crafted and simply curve with as simple as it can to achieve the minimalist look of every chess pieces and giving a little spice to the chess pieces it also added a stud of iron within the base to make it balance and give a little weight enough for each pieces to stand during the play and preventing the chessboard surface in any form of damage when using. Chess board is not included when bought but recommended chess board measurement is 40-45 mm square size.

With over all 32 chess pieces that made from all these kinds of materials:

Wood Combination Ebonised(Dyed) Boxwood / Boxwood
Dark Chess Pieces Ebonised(Dyed) Boxwood
Light Chess Pieces Boxwood

Russian Coni Mid Century Chess Pieces
7.6/10
Pieces:

Pieces: 32 chess pieces, sold without chess board.

Dimensions: (4″ Inch Chessmen)
Height Base
King 3.1″ (78.0 mm) 1.1″ (27.3 mm)
Queen 2.5″ (63.6 mm) 1.1″ (27.8 mm)
Bishop 2.3″ (58.1 mm) 1.1″ (27.9 mm)
Knight 2.0″ (50.9 mm) 1.0″ (26.0 mm)
Rook 1.8″ (44.8 mm) 1.0″ (25.5 mm)
Pawn 1.7″ (42.1 mm) 1.1″(27.0 mm)

Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set

Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
8.2/10

This chess set is made from the year 1960’s in the Royal Dux Porcelain Manufacturer a porcelain company based in the Czech Republic.

 They manufactures figurines and ceramics in Neoclassical and Art Nouveau styles and have produced decorative porcelain works since 1853, this become passed down from long years. Chess pieces features matte black and gold finishes. The King measures 10.5cm or 4.1″ tall, the Pawn measures 5cm or 2″ tall, and the base of the chess pieces measures 4cm or 1.6″ in diameter. A mirrored chess board is also included that have a measurement of 42 x 42 cm or 16.5″ x 16.5″. Storage box is also included to accommodate all the chess pieces perfectly after suing.

Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Mid-Mod Royal Dux Bohemia Ceramic Chess Set
Pieces:

Pieces: 32 chess pieces in total, chess board is included in the package.

Large Mid-Century Modern Lucite Chess Set with Elaborate Chess Pieces

Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Mid Century Modern Chess Set
Large Mid-Century Modern Lucite Chess Set with Elaborate Chess Pieces
8.2/10

A large Mid-Century Modern Lucite black, white and clear chess set with elaborate chess pieces and a clear Lucite cover. Very rare and heavy piece, made in the 1960s in the United States. In excellent condition.

Pieces:

Pieces: 32 chess pieces, sold with chess board.

Dimensions:

Height: 12 in. (30.48 cm)

Width: 20 in. (50.8 cm)

Depth: 20 in. (50.8 cm)

Wrapping It Up

Mid-Century Modern (MCM) is an American movement of interior design, product, graphic design, architecture, and urban development that was popular from 1945 to 1969, during the post- United States World War II. The term was used descriptively as early as the mid-1950s and was defined as a design movement by Cara Greenberg in her 1984 book MidCentury Modern: Furniture of the 1950s. It is now recognized by academics and museums around the world as a significant design movement. The MCM design aesthetic is modern in style and construction, in keeping with the modernist movement of the time. It is generally characterized by clean, simple lines and honest use of materials and generally does not include decorative embellishments.

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