These wonderful chess pieces are a must for the true collector. Each piece in this set is highly detailed, hand crafted and hand painted by the famous craftsmen at the England's Studio of Anne Carlton. The pieces are crafted from a crushed stone composite named polyresin, which has all the characteristics of stone, but with the durability of plastic.
This is a fabulous set that will take you back to a historical time where the Muslims and Christians struggled for domination. The set represents the Third Crusade, featuring on the Christian side of led by King Richard I of England, on the opposing army Saladin. The board on this set is shown for display purposes only. Price includes only chess pieces. The king of this set measures 6 1/4 inches.