Berkeley Chess Mandarin Ornamental Chess Set
- Mandarin design Chess pieces from ground stone resin
- Wonderfully designed Chess pieces with astonishing levels of detail
- In contrasting cream and red / burgundy colours
- Pieces have felted bottoms
- Chessboard not included
Made in Britain
A wonderful, distinctive Chess set from Berkely Chess in a lovely Mandarin design, featuring oriental style pieces. Made from ground tone resin, the Chessmen all feature superb levels of detail and are finished in contrasting cream and red colours.
Few cultures rival the Chinese in terms of length and historical significance. One of the earliest recorded civilizations in the world, Chinese history dates back thousands and thousands of years. From feudalism to the rise of communism, the history of China has long been one of the most colorful and evolving cultures to write itself into the annals of time. These beautifully crafted chess pieced celebrate and reflect the ancient spirit of Chinese history, depicting traditional figures and symbols.
With a King height of approximately 5 inches, this is an imposing set, certain to generate much intrigue due to its eye catching design.
All the pieces have a good weight and feel about them and all have felted bottoms.
Please note that a Chess board is not included. We recommend a board with 50mm squares for this set.
King height: 13cm
King height: 5 inches