The Imperial Collector Series Luxury Chess Set - 4.4" King

    Price as configured: $999.00

    Catalog Product Code: MENWIMP44

    Wood Selections

    Upgrade Your Order?

    +$79.95
    +$79.95
    +$89.95
    +$99.95
    +$99.95
    +$199.95
    +$199.95
    Total Price with Upgrade:
    (Optional)
    Include Your Name On both Certificate of Authenticity & Laser Engraved Original Manufacturer's Plaque. Starting at $25.00
    We Personalize Boxes as well...

    Remaining characters: 40 (Max: 40)

    Price as configured: $999.00

    In Stock Ready To Ship
    Share product with a friends & opponents!
    img img img img

    "The Maestro has improved upon perfection by combining our legendary Collector Series Chessmen with the Imperial Knight, without a doubt one of the finest Knight designs ever produced."

     

    To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Imperial Collector Series Luxury Chess set. This full-tournament sized Chess set features. A full club-sized Chess set, it features a 4.4" King with a 2.0" diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with gold embossed English Leather base pads under the Kings, luxurious billiard cloth base pads on the other Chess pieces. The Collector Series Luxury Chess set has been crafted to replicate the design and proportions of the original Staunton pattern Chessmen, registered by Nathaniel Cooke in March of 1849 and first manufactured by Jaques of London in September 1849. The distinctive feature of this set is the the open-mitered Bishop and original Knight design, which was originally sculpted by the Maestro, Frank A. Camaratta, Jr. With it's downturned head, flowing mane and aggressive facial expression. this is one of the finest Knights ever to grace the 64 square battlefield.

     

    As with all of our Chessmen, the Imperial Collector Series Luxury Chess set exemplifies a perfect combination of distinct beauty and functionality. It has been designed to withstand the rigors of practical play while maintaining an elegance which has become the hallmark of a House of Staunton chess set. The design, quality and craftsmanship of this set is UNMATCHED by any set of Chessmen in its price range. Nothing even comes close!

     

    The Chess Set comes with a personalized Certificate of Authenticity and an original manufacturer's plaque indicating the production number, with an adhesivebacking that would allow it to be affixed to the underside of a Chess box.

     


    Our Original Manufacturer's Plaque
    Click for Higher Resolution Image.

    Now Available From The House of Staunton
    Included with the purchase of these Chessmen is our new Original Manufacturer's Plaque. Crafted from brass, these plaques feature the engraved production details of each individual Chess set, creating a beautiful, permanent record that is truly worthy of House of Staunton-brand Chessmen.

    Our Original Paper Production Labels are also available. Please Contact Us for information.

     

     

     

     

    Related Products

    • The Executive Series Chess Set - 3.0" King
      The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Executive Series Chess set. A full tournament-sized Chess set, it features a 3.0" King with a 1.3 " diameter base.
      img

      The Executive Series Chess Set - 3.0" King

      Catalog Code: MENWEXE30
      Our Price: $69.00

    • The Collector Series Prestige Luxury Chess Set - 4.4" King
      To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Collector Series Luxury Chess set. This full-tournament sized Chess set features. A full tournament-sized Chess set, it features a 4.4" King with a 2.0" diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with gold embossed English Leather base pads under the Kings, luxurious billiard cloth base pads on the other Chess pieces and a beautiful finish. The Collector Series Luxury Chess set has been crafted to replicate the design and proportions of the original Staunton pattern Chessmen, registered by Nathaniel Cooke in March of 1849 and first manufactured by Jaques of London in September 1849.
      img

      The Collector Series Prestige Luxury Chess Set - 4.4" King

      Catalog Code: MENWCOL44-PRESTIGE
      Our Price: $995.00

    • *NOW SHIPPING* The 2014 Sinquefield Cup Commemorative Chess Set
      Only 25 Chess Sets Will Be Produced!
      The House of Staunton is proud to offer you the commemorative chess set for the Inagural Sinquefield Cup!
      img

      *NOW SHIPPING* The 2014 Sinquefield Cup Commemorative Chess Set

      Only 25 Chess Sets Will Be Produced!
      Catalog Code: MENWSNQ375-EB-B
      Our Price: $1,695.00

    • The Competition Series Chess Set - 3.75" King
      The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Competition Series Chess set. A full tournament-sized Chess set, it features a 3.75" King with a 1.7" diameter base.
      img

      The Competition Series Chess Set - 3.75" King

      Catalog Code: MENWCOM375
      Our Price: $89.00

    • The Professional Series Chess Set - 3.75" King
      "An exact reproduction of one of the most famous Chess sets ever produced and has been used at every major Chess event for the past 10 years!"
      img

      The Professional Series Chess Set - 3.75" King

      Catalog Code: MENWPRO375
      Our Price: $179.00

    • The Novara Series Artisan Chess Set - 4.4" King
      The House of Staunton is proud to oofer another masterpiece - The Novara Artisan Series Chessmen.
      img

      The Novara Series Artisan Chess Set - 4.4" King

      Catalog Code: MENWNOV44
      Our Price: $895.00

    • The Collector Series Luxury Chess Set - 3.0" King
      "Crafted to replicate the design and proportions of the original Staunton pattern Chessmen, registered by Nathaniel Cooke in March of 1849 and first manufactured by Jaques of London in September 1849"
      img

      The Collector Series Luxury Chess Set - 3.0" King

      Catalog Code: MENWCOL30
      Our Price: $349.00

    • The Gambit Series Chess Set - 4.0" King
      The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Gambit Series Chess set. A full club-sized Chess set, it features a 4.0" King with a 1.85" diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads and a beautiful finish.  
      img

      The Gambit Series Chess Set - 4.0" King

      Catalog Code: MENWGAM40
      Our Price: $129.00

    • The Supreme Collector Series Luxury Chess Set - 4.4" King
      Includes Both IMPERIAL COLLECTOR and CLASSICAL COLLECTOR KNIGHTS
      For the discerning Chess player, one that demands the highest quality and as close to perfection as can be achieved by human hands, The House of Staunton is proud to introduce the Royal Collector Series Luxury Chess set. This club-sized Chess set features a 4.4" King with a 2.0" diameter base and is crafted out of the highest grade Boxwood and Genuine Ebony.
      img

      The Supreme Collector Series Luxury Chess Set - 4.4" King

      Includes Both IMPERIAL COLLECTOR and CLASSICAL COLLECTOR KNIGHTS
      Catalog Code: MENWSUP44-EB
      Our Price: $1,995.00

    • The Grandmaster Elite Series Chess Set - 4.0" King
      The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Grandmaster Elite Series Chess set. It features a 4.0" King with a 1.65" diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads and a beautiful finish. These Chessmen have been designed for those players looking for exceptionally well-crafted wooden Chessmen at a very reasonable price. Designed by the Maestro, it is without a doubt the most attractive yet durable set available on the market at this price point. We at the House of Staunton understand that not everyone can afford one of our luxury Chess sets, so we proudly offer the Grandmaster Elite Series Chessmen for your consideration - A high-quality wooden Chessmen at a reasonable price!
      img

      The Grandmaster Elite Series Chess Set - 4.0" King

      Catalog Code: MENWGRA40-ELITE-B
      Our Price: $149.00

    Tell us what you think about this item!
    lb