At the time of King George III's coronation in 1760 the British were the pre-eminent power on the North American sub-continent. They had a difficult time persuading the colonists of the territory to pay taxes to the British Crown and as a result outbreaks of violence occurred which eventually escalated into full scale war between Britain and its North American colony.
The sculptor and artists have taken some of the principal characters from the era to create this superb chess set. Shown here in its hand decorated form the historically authentic hand crafted pieces will enable you to re-live some of the major battles and engagements and, perhaps.. who knows? Can you alter the course of history?
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|Chess Board Included?||The Chess Board featured is for photographic purposes only and must be purchased separately|
|Material(s)||Polyresin - Crushed Stone Resin that offers the feel and weighted of solid stone, but with the durability of plastic|
|Manufacturer||Studio Anne Carlton|
|Fitted Coffer Compatible?||Will Not Fit In Any Coffer|
|King Height||4.325'' inch / 11 cm|
|King Base Diameter||1.3'' inch / 3.30 cm|
|Recommended Chess Board Size||2.5'' inch / 6.4 cm|
|Basepad Material||Billiard Cloth|
|Median Set Weight||65.4 oz (1.85 kg)|
|Total Number of Chess Pieces||32 Chess Pieces|