Exquisitely hand carved from ebony and boxwood. This magnificent chess set depicts the US Parthenon Staunton Chess Men.. The artisans of this masterpiece have captured a life like sculpture of the kings crown and the bishops mitre is simply outstanding. The knights are incredible. Own a masterpiece. King height of 4.5 Inches with heavily weighted and felted pieces. Matched perfectly on this superb italian made luxury chessboard.