New York vs London with Black & White Cardboard
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The New York City vs London Edition Chess Set is made using the highest quality materials to create beautiful and unique objects for both the chess player and design enthusiast alike. The 32-piece set is cast in injection molded acrylic. Each piece is double weighted and has a soft felt base. This Chess Set Edition features a range of buildings from across New York city and a carefully designed representation of iconic landmarks of London City:
King – One World Trade Tower / Canary Wharf
Queen – Empire State Building / The Shard
Bishop – Chrysler Building / 30 St. Mary Axe
Knight – Flatiron Building / London Eye
Rook – Guggenheim Museum / Big Ben
Pawn – Brownstone House / Terraced House
Each set comes complete with playing pieces, a folded card playing board, and presentation box. Board choice can be upgraded for an additional amount or purchased separately.
To see the Playing Board in other styles, click here.
About the Brand
Created by architects Ian Flood and Chris Prosser, Skyline Chess is a London based company that offers unique chess sets that are modeled after iconic buildings in New York City and London. They re-imagine some of the world’s most recognizable structures as chess pieces and bring them to life on the chess board.
Made in United Kingdom.
Product type: Chess Set (with black & white playing cardboard)
Material: Playing cardboard
Dimensions: (L 42 x W 42 x H 0.3) cm
* 32-piece set cast in injection moulded acrylic
* Double weighted pieces with soft felt base
* White London Chess Pieces
* Black New York Chess Pieces
Weight (complete set with cardboard): 2 kg
Additional Information: As each piece is handmade, small imperfections can happen. This part of the handmade process is what makes the products unique and as a result, pieces may differ slightly in appearance from the images used here.
Packaging: Each set comes complete with a black & white playing cardboard and in a presentation box.
Packaging dimensions: (L 42 x W 22 x H 5) cm