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1851 HOWARD STAUTON CHESS, LONDON Ebony/Boxwood

585,00 385,00

In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Made with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious game. All woods have the CITE certification for protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.
More information woods (web)

“Howard Staunton was born as the natural son of Frederick Howard, fifth earl of Carliste. He had a miserable and low-literate childhood, but he was intelligent and ambitious. He was very fond of theater, especially Shakespeare, he said, he acted in a famous company of the time playing Lorenzo in the play “The Merchant of Venice” Encyclopedia Britannica.

This original Staunton model of 1849 recreates the pieces used in the First International Chess Tournament held in London in 1851 where Englishman Howard Staunton unofficial world champion since 1843 lost against the great master Adolf Anderssen. This match is considered by many the first official world championship of chess attracted 16 players of different nationalities and created great commotion on the international scene. Although the winner was Anderssen, Staunton became part of the history of chess because it inspired and helped design N. Cook of the house Jaques one of the most repeated design patterns to date, the Staunton design, which today in day it is present in most tables around the world and is a design acclaimed for its versatility and functionality by experts and craftsmen.
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It has 3 different models: Antique Wood Rosewood, genuine Ebony AND Red rosewood (all models combined with natural Box) The pieces have triple weighting in the base for a better balance in the development of the game and all have protective felt with a golden VintageChess stamp.

As a promotional gift, each model includes an aged wooden box deluxe exclusive to each historical item, plus each set will include a quality label of the company with information on each product

 

King Size: 4,5″ (110mm) Base Size: 1,55″ (45mm)

 

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1851 HOWARD STAUTON CHESS, LONDON Padauk/Boxwood

585,00 385,00

In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Worked with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious game. All woods are CITE certified for protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.

In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Made with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious game. All woods have the CITE certification for protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.
More information woods (web)

“Howard Staunton was born as the natural son of Frederick Howard, fifth earl of Carliste. He had a miserable and low-literate childhood, but he was intelligent and ambitious. He was very fond of theater, especially Shakespeare, he said, he acted in a famous company of the time playing Lorenzo in the play “The Merchant of Venice” Encyclopedia Britannica.

This original Staunton model of 1849 recreates the pieces used in the First International Chess Tournament held in London in 1851 where Englishman Howard Staunton unofficial world champion since 1843 lost against the great master Adolf Anderssen. This match is considered by many the first official world championship of chess attracted 16 players of different nationalities and created great commotion on the international scene. Although the winner was Anderssen, Staunton became part of the history of chess because it inspired and helped design N. Cook of the house Jaques one of the most repeated design patterns to date, the Staunton design, which today in day it is present in most tables around the world and is a design acclaimed for its versatility and functionality by experts and craftsmen.
See more information (Web and Blog)

It has 3 different models: Antique Wood Rosewood, genuine Ebony AND Red rosewood (all models combined with natural Box) The pieces have triple weighting in the base for a better balance in the development of the game and all have protective felt with a golden VintageChess stamp.

As a promotional gift, each model includes an aged wooden box deluxe exclusive to each historical item, plus each set will include a quality label of the company with information on each product

 

King Size: 4,5″ (110mm) Base Size: 1,55″ (45mm)

 

1898 LASKER CHESS NEW YORK Padauk/Boxwood

290,00

In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Worked with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious game. All woods are CITE certified for protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.
More information woods (web)

“Chess is not for shy souls” W. Steinitz; “Chess is fight” Emanuel Lasker.

This Model Staunton recreates the one used in the famous game of the year 1894 held in several venues: New York, Philadelphia and Montreal. In which the first official chess champion Wilhelm Steinitz and the young promise of the moment Emanuel Lasker faced each other for the World Chess title, whose name after this championship will be one of the most praised in the history of chess for being the champion that longer he wore the crown.
See more information (Web and Blog)

It has 2 different models: Antique Wood Rosewood, genuine Ebony (all models combined with natural Box) The pieces have triple weighting in the base for a better balance in the development of the game and all have protective felt with a golden VintageChess stamp.

As a promotional gift, each model includes an aged wooden box exclusive to each historical item, plus each set will include a quality label of the company with information on each product

1898 LASKER CHESS, NEW YORK Rosewood/Boxwood

290,00

In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Worked with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious game. All woods are CITE certified for protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.
More information woods (web)

“Chess is not for shy souls” W. Steinitz; “Chess is fight” Emanuel Lasker.

This Model Staunton recreates the one used in the famous game of the year 1894 held in several venues: New York, Philadelphia and Montreal. In which the first official chess champion Wilhelm Steinitz and the young promise of the moment Emanuel Lasker faced each other for the World Chess title, whose name after this championship will be one of the most praised in the history of chess for being the champion that longer he wore the crown.
See more information (Web and Blog)

It has 2 different models: Antique Wood Rosewood, genuine Ebony (all models combined with natural Box) The pieces have triple weighting in the base for a better balance in the development of the game and all have protective felt with a golden VintageChess stamp.

As a promotional gift, each model includes an aged wooden box exclusive to each historical item, plus each set will include a quality label of the company with information on each product

 

1927 CAPABLANCA CHESS, BUENOS AIRES Ebony/Boxwood (Copy)

269,00

In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Worked with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious game. All woods are CITE certified for protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.

 

1927 CAPABLANCA CHESS, BUENOS AIRES Rosewood/Boxwood

269,00

In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Worked with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious game. All woods are CITE certified for protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.

 

1959 MIHAIL TAL CHESS, ZAGREB. Ebony/Boxwood ,different color in coronation

255,00

THE CHAMPIONSHIP CHESS. Match. WWC. Zagreb 1959.
In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Made with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious tournament. All woods have the certification of protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.

1959 MIHAIL TAL CHESS, ZAGREB. Padauk/boxwood ,different color in coronation

255,00

THE CHAMPIONSHIP CHESS. Match. WWC. Zagreb 1959.
In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Made with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious tournament. All woods have the certification of protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.

1959 PETROSIAN CHESS BELGRADO Ebony/Boxwood one color

245,00

THE CHAMPIONSHIP CHESS. Match. WWC. Zagreb 1959.
In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Made with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious tournament. All woods have the certification of protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.

1959 PETROSIAN CHESS, BELGRADO. Padauk/Boxwood ,one color

245,00

THE CHAMPIONSHIP CHESS. Match. WWC. Zagreb 1959.
In your hands you will have a true jewel made by our master craftsmen. Made with the best woods in the world, each hand-carved piece represents one by one the pieces created at the time for this prestigious tournament. All woods have the certification of protection of the natural environment and protected species approved in 2017.