Capablanca Chess Rosewood Chessboard.
This offering is a very unusual Capablanca Chess Rosewood Chessboard featuring a unique raised playing field design with 2-1/2″ squares of solid Rosewood and Curly Maple with a solid Rosewood frame. The chessboard measures 30″ long by 25″, with 10 files and 8 ranks. The chessboard is designed to be used with Capablanca Chess and all variants played on a chessboard with 10 files and 8 ranks.The design utilizes a “floating” playing field to prevent loading of the miters as the woods expand and contract with ambient temperature and moisture. This exquisite Chessboard with its unique raised playing field was designed by Frank Camaratta. The chessboard is new and flawless. The chessboard was crafted in 2008.