Why have pawns when you can have giraffes and zebras? Naturally, we chose the latter.
The players on this ancient battlefield set spots against horns and tusks against manes.
A chess set with a difference, meticulously hand crafted by talented artisans from the Kamba people just East of Nairobi, a tribe traditionally known for their skill in wood carving. The beautiful board and figures are sculpted from sustainably sourced Jacaranda wood and come in a handmade banana leaf fibre box.
Sustainable Kenyan Jacaranda wood
Banana fibre box
Box size: 20.3 x 40.6 cm
Board size when open: 40.6 x 40.6 cm
Boxed weight: 1.98 kg