Photo: An actual Cambridge Springs set, position after seventh move of the game between Schlechter and Lasker. Photo taken during the tourney in 1904.
Photo: Reconstruction of the Schlechter-Lasker game on my dining table using pieces purchased from the US in November 2008 and believed to be one of the 8 tournament sets sold at the conclusion of the event.
Photo: CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS 1904
TOURNAMENT CHESS SET.
Kings are 3.75"and Staunton pattern, made the official US  tournament size and style at the 5th US Congress in 1881. Pieces heavily weighted.
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Photo: Note the much lighter colouration than normally expected on boxwood pieces. Perhaps boxwood family, dogwood, cornus?
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CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS 1904 TOURNAMENT CHESS SET. Kings are 3.75"and Staunton pattern, made the official US tournament size and style at the 5th US Congress in 1881. Pieces heavily weighted.