In our San Francisco Edition the pawns are played by the famous Painted Lady houses, St. Mary’s Cathedral plays the Rook, with Columbus Tower playing the Knight. Coit Tower is cast as the Bishop, with the Iconic Transamerica Pyramid playing the most powerful piece on the board, the Queen. The King is played by the recently completed Salesforce Tower.
Selected to create beautiful and unique objects for both the chess player and design enthusiast alike. Each individual piece is hand-cast in Stainless Steel, all in all giving a timeless weight to the pieces and a unique architectural aesthetic.
Each set comes complete with a hand screen-printed wooden map or Italian Carrara Marble playing board and presentation box.