Berkeley Chess - Victorian Chess Set - Ivory and Red (BC3003)
Made in England by Berkeley Chess. Heavily weighted Victorian RED chess set made fron crushed marble and high quality resin. Taking its name from Queen Victoria, this comemmorative chess design depicts the era of Britain's longest-ruling sovereign, stretching from 1837 until her death in January 1901, with England transformed from a predominantly agricultural society into the world's first industrial superpower, in time to become the worlds key partner with the mightiest power in history - the USA. This chess set depicts the roots of the American world power.