A truly exquisite - and extravagant - set of hand-painted, metal chess pieces by Italfama of Italy. The Renaissance set features wonderful sculpted, heavy chessmen, vibrantly hand-painted and finely decorated.
The chess pieces are expertly detailed and contrast nicely in blue and red finishes. The king piece stands at an imposing 5 and 1/2 inches and weighs approximately 400 grams. The size and weight make the pieces a joy to play with, whilst the vibrant decoration and elegant design further enhance their appeal. It's a truly unique set of chess pieces from one of the world's leading chess manufacturers.
The chess pieces' contrasting brass and nickel bases are all the same diameter, measuring 1 and 1/2 inches (37mm). Please note that a chess board is not included.
Since 1976, Italfama has been amongst the world's leading manufacturers of artistic chess sets in both classical and modern designs, and the Renaissance set is one of their finest and most sought after.
Suitable for indoor use only
Approx. dimensions: King: height: 5 and 1/2 inches - diameter: 1 and 1/2 inches
Product Ref.: 00K115