A fantastic Chess Set for sale. This set is in a word great. It features a board that features black and white stones that are cut and polished and then affixed on birchwood and is framed with a solid walnut molding. The board measures 2'10" X 3'6". Not your traditional board but beautifully designed and made. This great board weighs in at 55lbs! The characters are made of a pecan shell wood resin. The players are then handpainted , antiqued and sprayed with a sealer. The felt bottomed players range in height from 4.25" to 7.5". The players are then accented with a lead faceted Austrian crystal. This set would make a great addition for the chess player or art lover. Photos of the board and characters show the incredible whimsy of this set.