History of this Chess Set:
nIt is well known that Bobby Fischer ranked the 1950 and the later 1960 Dubrovnik set, designed by Andrija Maurović, Chessmen as the best set of chess pieces for serious play and analysis. He often heaped lavish praise upon them. However, exactly which Dubrovnik pieces was Fischer referencing? Well, there were actually (at least) two versions.
nIt features a 3.75″ King with a 1.75″ diameter base. The Chess pieces are hand carved by our master artisans and crafted out of the highest grade woods.