Mark of Westminster Tournament Series Chess Pieces are the best choice for the individual looking for a well-weighted, high quality, hand-carved set of chess pieces without breaking the bank. These sets also include a footed Walnut and Maple Chess Board, an elegant combination you can be proud of for years to come. Each piece has leather-bottoms, extra queens, and the signature Mark of Westminster Logo beneath the king.
- Dark Wood Chess Pieces: Lacquered Boxwood
- Light Wood Chess Pieces: Boxwood
- King Height: 3 3/4"
- King Base: 1 3/8"
- King Weight: 1.4 oz
- Square Size: 2"
- Board Dimensions: 20 1/4" x 20 1/4"
Recent studies show that people who play chess are significantly less likely to develop Alzheimer's disease. Researchers have determined that chess is uniquely well-suited to "exercising" the brain.