"Designed by the Maestro Frank A. Camaratta, Jr., a stunning Chess set that features exquisite carving and unmatched attention to detail that results in one of the most original and elegant Chess sets ever produced."
To pamper you, The House of Staunton is proud to offer the Sheffield Series Luxury Chess set. This heirloom-quality Chess set features a 4.4" King with a 2.0" diameter base and is heavily weighted. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade Boxwood and Blood Rosewood. The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with luxurious billiard cloth base pads on the pieces and a beautiful finish. The design of the Sheffield Series Luxury Chess set is unparalleled in both its original styling and exquisite attention to detail. Mere words can not do this Chess set justice, so we will allow the stunning photographs below tell you everything you need to know about this Chess set. The Sheffield Series Luxury Chess set is a true masterpiece and would make a wonderful additional to any Chess collection.
As with all of our Chessmen, the Sheffield 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 Chessmen are new and each set consists of 34 Chessmen, including four Queens, a standard that was introduced by The House of Staunton over 10 years ago. The Kings come with 4 different finials (crosses) each, including the traditional western cross as well as the exquisite crown finial, another House of Staunton original design.