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Marble chess set, 'Worthy Match' - Marble Chess Set in Beige and Black from Mexico

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Marble Chess Set in Beige and Black from Mexico, "Worthy Match"

The elegant beauty of marble stone provides an excellent venue for meeting a... more

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The elegant beauty of marble stone provides an excellent venue for meeting a worthy challenger. Carved of rich marble in tones of beige and black, this luxurious chess set is designed by the Sierra Family of Mexico, taking great pride in the art of sculpture.

  • 4.90 kgs
  • 10.8 lbs
  • 34.5 cm H x 34.5 cm W x 2 cm D
  • 13.5" H x 13.5" W x 0.8" D
  • Largest piece: 7.5 cm H x 2 cm Diam.
  • Largest piece: 3" H x 0.8" Diam.
  • Smallest piece: 4 cm H x 2 cm Diam.
  • Smallest piece: 1.6" H x 0.8" Diam.

  • Marble
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Velvet paper backing
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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Selina

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05/22/2020

"Absolutely perfect! Beautifully crafted"

I was looking for a chess set to replace a set that had been broken. We had purchased our original set whilst on holiday in Mexico back 2011. There is a slight colour variant to our original set but this is a perfect replacement to help me reminisce of such a happy time spent with my husband. And now I have a new set which I can now share with our children as well, teaching them how to play and making memories as a family. Thank you so much for this beautifully crafted set. The attention to detail is brilliant

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Worthy Match, Marble Chess Set in Beige and Black from Mexico

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Lois

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08/01/2022

"Great sculpture"

Well so wonderfully at my art gallery.

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Jo

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07/07/2022

"so much fun"

this is a wonderful game board! it sits right on my fireplace hearth just inviting friends and relatives to challenge me to a game!

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MJHFL

From Florida

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06/10/2022

"Be careful. They are delicate"

These are beautiful. Well crafted and finished. But be very careful - even though they are stone, they are delicate. When I was hanging the last two little ones the star point with the hole/ribbon broke off both of them. Darn! I would replace those two with two bigger ones except that they only come in the assorted set of 6. Still, now that you know this in advance, just be very gentle!

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Edward

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04/28/2022

"This Madonna is Magnificently Elegent in its Simplicity"

It will always be treasured in myfamily.

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Cornelius

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04/14/2022

"Good"

Love the purchase

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Sophisticate, 11 Inch Hand Carved Marble Chess Set Mexico

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