A superior chess set for the most refined chess player! It includes a gorgeous 19 inch ebony chess board with the smooth finish, fine texture, and regal look that has made ebony a prized wood since ancient Egyptian times. The chessmen are superior, triple-weighted, hand polished, ebony and kari wood pieces with leather bottoms. This leather detail really allows the pieces to glide effortlessly across this incredible board and makes play a true delight. The elegant interpretation of the Jacques style pieces are the height of craftsmanship and are incredibly graceful. This is an heirloom quality set that will be cherished for generations!