Chess "Calvert Luxury Empire"
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 - the Colchis box, matt lacquer
Figures dark - the Colchis box tinted matt lacquer
All figures with weighting, the bases are glued by velvet
Chess field - matt lacquer
Cage light - the Karelian birch
Cage dark - nut root
Body - array tinted ash-tree
Board design with detachable upper cover, soft lodgment from velvet with cells for each figure
Case from valuable breeds of tree
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