The magnetic chess pieces, which are much more detailed than you would expect, are ivory and black. The king stands 2 inches tall with 5/8 inch base. All of the chess pieces have magnetic bases keep them firmly planted on the chess board. Included are a set of checker pieces. Due to the small flat shape, the checker pieces are not magnetic.
This chess and checker set is the perfect sets for new chess students or for those who want a nice playable chess set for traveling. It also makes a great (but inexpensive) gift or tournament prize. The chess board features algebraic notation on all sides and is made of durable plastic.
- 10″ x 5″ x 1 1/2″ closed
- 10″ x 10″ x 3/4″ when open
- 2″ tall King with 5/8″ base
- All chess pieces are magnetic
- Comes with a set of 3/4″ wide regular checkers