Those seeking the finest gold and silver luxury chess sets do not have to do it anymore. Exclusive and elegant, ornate and decorative, the Piero Benzoni Historical Chess Collection chess is here.
This rare chess set by Piero Benzoni exhibits stunning attention to detail and is available in gold plated and silver plated solid bronze. Each of these luxurious expensive chess sets is completely handmade and signed by the sculptor.
Milan-based 79-year-old Piero Benzoni use “lost wax” technique to create pieces and dress them in ancient uniforms to fit the story. He also has a love for using historical battles in Europe and figures involved in them – like Napoleon Bonaparte and English cavalry.
The large size chess pieces, accompanied by chess-board wheeled tables and stools, are “collector’s pieces” , which enrich, with great elegance, the furnishings of fine homes, the atmosphere of corporate settings, and the waiting rooms of celebrated princely hotels.
You can purchase chess sets in complete chess sets or separately as chess pieces, chessboards, and chess tables.
Each figure in the Historical and Artistic Collection is signed “Piero Benzoni”.
Expect to pay anywhere from $8,000 to more than $20,000 for one of these sets.