The Jarilo – Unique Wood Chess Set, Pieces, Chess Board & Storage
The Jarilo – Elegant and Stylish
High in the mystic Carpathian Mountains of Europe, home of the Dragon and the vampire myth, you will find artisans that draw deep from a wellspring of history dating back centuries, honoring the finest traditions in wood carving.
This chess set is named after the the mythological deity Jarilo the War God, honored in the mist shrouded mountain. This is just one of the handcarfted artisan chess sets in the Carpathian Collection.These unique and handsomely designed chess pieces are made of Hornbeam and Sycamore both woods that are found in the forests of Europe. Hornbeam (sometimes known as Ironwood) is mostly white and used for intricate and decorative carvings. Sycamore offers a dark brown, smooth textured wood, perfect for the dark pieces. These woods coupled with the craftsmanship of the Carpathian artisans make for some of the finest chess sets available in the marketplace today.
The King is a serious 4.33 inches tall The chess board is 21″ x 21″ and decorated on the borders for display at home or in the office. Thanks to its larger size and a unique design the Jarilo is considered a deluxe chess set. The folding chess board has burned ornaments and an insert tray for the chess pieces inside. The board is made from beach and birch wood. King Height: 4.33″ Dimensions, Case Folded: 21″ x 21″ x 2.25″
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Perfect Gift for Birthdays, Graduation and House Warming
The Light Chess Pieces
The Light pieces are made of Hornbeam a wood that is found in the forests of Europe. Hornbeam (sometimes known as Ironwood) is mostly white and used for intricate and decorative carvings.
There are no lead weights in these pieces, they are solid wood!
The Game of Kings
The Dark Chess Pieces
The Dark pieces are carfted from Sycamore which offers a dark brown, smooth textured wood, This woods coupled with the craftsmanship of the Carpathian artisans makes for some of the finest chess sets available in the marketplace today.
Great for Travel and Easy to Store
The Lay Flat Chess Board
The chess board lays flat and is 21 ” x 21″. When folded in the center to store your chess pieces, it is 21″ x 10.5″ with a 2.5″ depth.
The Burnished Design on the Borders
Take a close look at the elegant borders of the chess board. The borders are carved in an intricate design. Brass hinges complete the outside for eay closure.
The Chess Piece Storage Compartment
The chess board folds to a store the pieces. The interior of the storage compartment is lined with green felt and each piece is compartmentalized for easy setup.