Chaturanga, the earliest form of Chess which was originated in India refers to four divisions of an army elephants, chariots, cavalry, and infantry. We bring unique wooden painted chess sets with all the 32 elephant chess pieces. It’s made out of Kadam wood and hand painted with water colours.
Wooden hand painted royal chess pieces one side predominantly red, the other side predominantly green, kings as elephants with closed howdahs, queens as elephants with open howdahs, bishops as warriors riding camels, knights as horsemen, rooks as warriors on camels, pawns as foot soldiers, all the pieces elaborately decorated in gilt, the king 12cm high, the pawn 6.5 cm high.
King Height – 12 cm
Queen Height -10 cm
Rooks, Bishops, Knights Height- 7 cm
Pawn Height – 6.5 cm
King Base – 8 cm
Pawn Base 4 cm
The Kings and Queens are not shown in this elephant chess set; the symbolic howdah, on the elephant back, indicates their presence. If your a chess lover, this regal Rajasthani chess set is sure to add to your enjoyment of this absorbing game. This set is sure to enhance the beauty of your home, make an excellent conversation piece, and could well be your introduction to the fascinating Game of Kings? we offering a nice strong elephant chess pieces storage box in velvet with separate place for every piece absolutely free.