Best Chess Sets large, 18 inch Kavi wooden chess board brings an understated elegance to each match you play with it. It is beautifully made but isnt overly ornate to the point of distraction. It features inlaid, precision cut wood squares that are made out of Ebony and Maple wood lumber from the USA. Furthermore, the board lifts up to allow for easy storage of the 32 chess pieces inside the case. The standard chess pieces are made out of dark brown and light brown wood and are weighted. In addition, they are padded on the bottom to protect your board. The king is 3.5 inches in height with a 1.25 inch diameter base. The total weight of this set with pieces comes in at 6 pounds. Please make sure to measure out our stated dimensions to see if they fit your needs before ordering. Comes in retail packaging. Best Chess Set® is a California based company and this product is assembled in China in our own quality controlled factory.