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Model Name: MENWREY375-P
Quality Games Tx presents the Reykjavik II Series Chess set. A full tournament-sized Chess set, that has a 3.75″ King
with a 1.6″ diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by master artisans and crafted out of high grade woods.
The Chess pieces are heavily weighted with beautiful billiard cloth base pads and a beautiful finish.
The design of the Reykjavik II Chess set is an exact reproduction of the Chess set used by the legendary American
Grand Master Bobby Fischer when he won the 1972 World Chess Championship against the reigning World Champion Grand
Master Boris Spassky in Reykjavik, Iceland. The Chess set has been designed to withstand years of use and abuse,
as it lacks ornament details found on Chess Sets that can be damage in the heat of battle. The Chess set features
reinforced Pawn collars and oversized Rook ramparts for durability. The Reykjavik II Series Chess set is ideal for
those that are interested in both the historical importance of the game of Chess.
The Prestige Collection Chessmen have been crafted out of Genuine Ebony and Blood Rosewood, the two most expensive
woods used by the House of Staunton in the manufacturing of Chessmen. Each of the turning squares of Blood Rosewood
used to create these Chessmen has been hand selected to provide the perfect amount of contrast with their Genuine Ebony
counterparts. The result is a superb Chess set that is as beautiful as it is functional.The Reykjavik II Series Chessmen
gives a perfect combination of beauty and functionality. It has been designed to withstand the rigors of playing while
maintaining an beauty which has become the hallmark of a Staunton chess set.
The Chessmen are new and each set consists of 34 Chessmen, including four Queens.
Material Used: Hand Carved
King Height: 3.75 (9.53 cm)
King Base Diameter: 1.75″ (4.45 cm)
Total Set Weight: 46 ounces (1.30 kg)
Total Set Weight is for the standard 32 pieces and does not include the 2 Additional Queens
Total Number of Pieces: 34 (Includes 2 Additional Queens)
Recommended Board Size: 2.25″ -2.375″