traditional wooden chess king with a purple ribbon

Traditional Chess Set – Heritage Chess

Heritage Chess‘ is the classic, traditional chess set from Purling London. Each exquisite, beautifully weighted piece in these Staunton chess sets, is hand-carved by highly skilled craftsmen, delicately polished and finished with branded leather felts.

Hand carved wooden chess pieces with wood grain
A grey box with a female hand untying a purple ribbon
Heritage Chess set in its beautiful packaging

This elegant chess set is the epitome of classical style, incorporating the rich darkness of Ebony opposed with the warm, pale golden sheen of Boxwood. Our Staunton-design Heritage Chess is presented with a premium maple wood board and includes four Queens per set for effortless Pawn promotion. Presented with a Purling London certificate and British-made packaging, each Heritage Chess is a work of wood-carving art to be treasured.


  • 34 hand-carved, triple-weighted, Ebony opposed with Boxwood Staunton chess pieces, 10.2cm
  • Hand-polished finish
  • Purling London branded leather felts
  • Classic Maple wood board, 2kg, 45x45cm
  • Luxury packaging & certificate

Please browse our range of traditional chess sets:

woman's hand moving a chess piece
Staunton chess pieces in a line
Heritage Chess Premium by Purling London

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