This is a hand made game board that can be used to play checkers or chess. It comes with BOTH a set of wooden Checkers and Chess pieces that are dark and light wood. Included is a small bag to store Checkersand Chess in as well as a canvas bag with a velcro closure to store the board. The board is make of Cherry and Walnut with a Walnut border. Also pictures is one in Cherry and Walnut with a Maple border. Finish is 3 coats of a waterborne poly finish to give a hard protective finish.