Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess set, hand-painted: full blue side (16 pieces) laid out for play on board
Waterloo chess set, hand-painted: full red side (16 pieces) laid out for play on board
Waterloo chess set, hand-painted finish: full set (32 pieces) laid out for play on board
Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess set, antique finish: full light side (16 pieces) laid out for play on board
Waterloo chess pieces
Waterloo chess set, antique finish: full set (32 pieces) laid out for play on board
Waterloo chess pieces

Waterloo chess pieces

£499.95

From that fateful day in 1815 the faces of 'Boney' and the 'Iron Duke' gaze across the field of battle. Will the English square prove as redoubtable again or will the French cuirassiers win the day? We recommend playing these pieces on a 20" board. (Board not included.)

Key figures:

Red/light side:

  • King: (4" tall) Duke of Wellington
  • Queen: Lady Wellesley, his wife
  • Bishop: Drummer Boy
  • Knight: Dragoon of the 21st Lancers
  • Castle: Original castle tower at Liege
  • Pawn: Infantryman

Blue/dark side:

  • King: Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Queen: Josephine, his wife
  • Bishop: Drummer Boy
  • Knight: Cuirassier
  • Castle: Original castle tower at Liege
    Pawn: Infantryman

Made in Somerset.