Jowisz Decorative Folding Chess Set with 16-Inch Board
Our "Jowisz" chess set (Polish for "Jupiter") is perhaps our most popular. The folding wooden board is a practical 16 inches across, and the hand-carved, weighted chess pieces can be stored inside when you're not playing.
- The quality board made from beech and birch wood gives it a classic, handmade feel that many chess enthusiasts will appreciate; Number and letter algebraic coordinates adorn the borders; It measures 16 x 2 x 15.8 inches (40.7 x 5 x 40 centimeters); Each square measures 1.6 x 1.6 inches (4 x 4 centimeters); When folded, the board is held securely shut with 2 brass clasps
- Chessmen are carved with intricate detail and are felt bottom, weighted, and are made from hornbeam and sycamore wood; King: 3.4 inches (8.5 centimeters); Queen: 2.8 inches (7.1 centimeters); Pawn: 1.5 inches (3.7 centimeters)
- Secured chessmen compartments provide room inside the board to securely store each chess piece; Each chess piece is individually protected in formed compartments inside the folding chess board
- Classic aesthetics are embodied in this complete chess set that is handcrafted in Poland from sustainably farmed wood