Chess "Calvert" Light Board
Style Calvert - the founder became the English chess master John Calvert. Its firm was in London on Fleet street 189 from 1790 to 1840. Long time they were the most popular chess design in England, and now we in Russia have opportunity to play such figures.
We guarantee you authenticity of proportions and all sizes of these figures in relation to ancient antiquarian chess. If Sherlock Holmes and doctor Watson have met behind chessboard as has occurred in the English version of the movie, then they quite could play such chess. And you have opportunity to play such chess now!
Unusual design, commitment to style, expensive materials, workmanship - all this allows to give these Chess at absolutely different financial and social levels.
Figures light - maple, matt lacquer
Figures dark - mahogany, matt lacquer
All with weighting, the bases are glued zamshy.
Chess field - matt lacquer
Cage light - maple
Cage dark - to the sapela
Body - array ash-tree
Board design with detachable upper cover, in the lower part of board cells for each figure are made
From handmade natural linen.
King - height is 11.5 cm diameter of support of 3 cm
Pawn - height is 4.7 cm diameter of support of 2.5 cm
Board - width is 45 cm height there are 7 cm cage of 4 cm