Chess "Selenius" Empire
Very beautiful aristocratical set of chess in Selenius style. Openwork figures are easily recognized - even the beginner or the child understands that he takes in hand for the following course - pawn or omnipotent queen, and weightings in the bases well balansinut figure on board.
Having arisen at the time of late Gothic and origin of baroque, figures have incorporated the tendency inherent to Gothic style up emphasized with openwork ornament - and the dynamism, combination of reality and illusion, flowability of irregular curvilinear shapes characteristic of baroque. It is favourite plot of the Middle Ages: on board kings and pawns, and behind board - all generations!
Figures light - maple, matt lacquer
Figures dark - maple tinted, matt lacquer
All with weighting, the bases are glued zamshy.
Chess field - matt lacquer
Cage light - maple
Cage dark - wenges
Body - array ash-tree toning
Board design with detachable upper cover, in the lower part of board are made cells for each figure
Box of handmade natural linen.
King - height is 10.5 cm diameter of support of 2.8 cm
Pawn - height is 4 cm diameter of support of 2.3 cm
Board - width is 40 cm height there are 6 cm cage of 3.5 cm