Sherlock Holmes chess set, hand-painted finish: six individual pieces from front on white background - 'light' side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, hand-painted finish: six individual pieces from front on white background - 'light' side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, hand-painted finish: six individual pieces from front on white background - 'dark' side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, hand-painted finish: six individual pieces from back on white background - 'light' side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, hand-painted finish: six individual pieces from back on white background - 'dark' side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, hand-painted finish: full 'light' side (16 pieces) laid out for play on board
Sherlock Holmes chess set, hand-painted finish: full 'dark' side (16 pieces) laid out for play on board
Sherlock Holmes chess set, hand-painted finish: full set (32 pieces) laid out for play on board
Sherlock Holmes chess set, antique finish: six individual pieces from front on white background - light side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, antique finish: six individual pieces from front on white background - dark side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, antique finish: six individual pieces from back on white background - light side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, antique finish: six individual pieces from back on white background - dark side
Sherlock Holmes chess set, antique finish: full light side (16 pieces) laid out for play on board
Sherlock Holmes chess set, antique finish: full dark side (16 pieces) laid out for play on board
Sherlock Holmes chess set, antique finish: full set (32 pieces) laid out for play on board

Sherlock Holmes chess set

£165.00 GBP

Designs taken from the first edition illustrations of the works of Conan Doyle, the two sides to this set are differentiated by an ebony/ivory colour. We recommend playing these pieces on a 20" board.

Key figures:

The light side:

  • King: Sherlock Holmes (5.5" tall)
  • Queen: Mrs Hudson
  • Bishop: Doctor Watson
  • Knight: Wiggins
  • Castle: Inspector Lestrade
  • Pawn: PC 49 

The dark side:

  • King: Professor Moriarty
  • Queen: Irene Adler
  • Bishop: Colonel Moran
  • Knight: Hound of the Baskervilles
  • Castle: Doctor Roycott
  • Pawn: Cockney villain

Antique finish only, made in Somerset.