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Chess Collector's Corner

Herr you will find several special sets that we believe will be of great interest to collectors. This selection contains the following:
  • Limited edition chess sets not shown anywhere else on our site
  • Limited edition chess sets included in our regular assortment
  • Other sets that are very popular with collectors

    Special limited edition chess sets
    These sets are produced in limited editions numbered and signed exemplars, so if you would like to become owner of one of these magnificent sets, e-mail us soon.

    Inclined chess set - NEW

    The designer Eva Starková, author of the famous Refraction chess set (shown bellow), created another chess masterpiece - the Inclined chess set. All pieces have a quadratic base and slanted front side, this shape breathes life into the crystal which reflects in various ways and creates extraordinary views from all sides.
    The figures are decorated with various hand carved cuts, made by master cutter Jiri Neuzil. The black side is very clearly differentiated by matt tops. This wonderfull chess set will be produced in a limited series of 50 signed pieces. King size: 4cm(1.6") To inquire about pricing and further details, pleased e-mail us.

    For a PDF brochure click here.



    Refraction chess set

    The beauty of crystal glass comes to life with this fully hand-crafted set, produced in limited quantity of 10 sets and designed by Eva Starková (Sasínková), who also designed the Quadrant crystal chess set. Thanks to its clarity, quadratic shape and board of black glass, the chess game will lighten up every space.
    The dimensions of the king are 12×4cm (4.7"×1.6")

    For detailed description please consult these PDF files: Large (2MB), Small (0,5MB) or this page.

    For a look on how this set is being made just click here.

    Please e-mail us to enquire about pricing and availability.

    Refraction crystal chess set featured in Lucky Number Slevin movie
    We are proud to inform you that our Refraction chess set is featured in new motion picture named Lucky Number Slevin starring Josh Hartnett, Lucy Liu, Morgan Freeman, Bruce Willis and Sir Ben Kingsley. For more information and images from the movie you can visit these pages:

  • IMDb
  • Lucky Number Slevin fan site (source of the images bellow)


    Baroque chess set

    This fully hand crafted set is made in baroque style by master glass blower Vladimir Zubrican. The king is 22,5cm (9") tall and you have your choice of any color for the bodies (here shown white and blue). Only 10 sets will be produce and each will come with a numbered and signed certificate and both kings. To inquire about pricing and further details, pleased e-mail us.

    For more detailed pictures click here.



    Traditional small clown chess set

    This set is fully hand crafted set by Eva Urbanova using the traditional lamp working technology. The king is 9,5cm (3.75") tall and you have your choice of any color for the bodies (here shown white and red). Only 50 will be produced and each will come with a numbered and signed certificate and both kings. To inquire about pricing and further details, please e-mail us.


    Abstract clown chess set

    This is also a clown set, but very abstract, free flowing and simply beautiful. It is also made by Eva Urbanova na is for those of you who like modern art. The king is 11cm (4.3") tall and you have your choice of any color for the bodies (here shown white and amber). Only 50 will be produced and each will come with a numbered and signed certificate and both kings. To inquire about pricing and further details, please e-mail us.


    Large clown chess set

    This huge clown set was developed and is made by Vladimir Zubrican, who is also the artist behind the Baroque set shown above. The king is 24cm (9.5") tall and you have your choice of any color for the bodies (here shown blue and red). Only 10 will be produced and each will come with a numbered and signed certificate and both kings. To inquire about pricing and further details, please e-mail us.



    Limited edition chess sets
    Quadrant crystal chess set

    This set consisting of hand cut shiny and frosted quadrants was designed by Eva Sasinkova (author of Refraction set) and Jan Starka. Only 100 sets of this modern small set will be produced. For more details, please go to the catalogue page.



    Popular chess sets

    Modern Royal Dux chess set

    This set was designed in the 1960's in the Royal Dux Porcelain Manufacture but was not produced for very long. We are proud to exclusivelly reintroduce this set to chess collectors world wide as we believe this beuatiful set should not be missing in any collection. The set has fairly simple but harmonius design and uses only white, matt black and matt gold finishes.

    The king stands 10,5cm (4.1") tall, the pawn is 5cm (2"). The bases are approximatelly 4cm(1.6") in diameter.

    For detailed description please consult these PDF files: Large (2.1MB), Small (0,4MB)

    Please e-mail us to enquire about pricing and availability.




    Royal Dux Porcelain chess set

    Fully hand painted porcelain set that has been pleasing chess collectors for many decades. Now you can also become a proud owner of this masterpiece. For more details, please go to the catalogue page.

    From now on this wonderful set is also available in purple color and hence there are three possible color combinations:
  • Traditional Cobalt/White
  • New variation Purple/White
  • Exclusive combination of Purple/Cobalt

  • Legend chess set

    The pieces of the set are made by pressing hot colored glass into metal molds. This set is still being pressed into the original moulds created in the 1920's, which shows it's standing value. For more details, please go to the catalogue page.


    Ocean Kingdom chess set

    Slightly smaller and made into slightly younger moulds, this set makes an ideal complement to the Legend chess set. For more details, please go to the catalogue page.