Official World Chess Championship FIDE Approved Tournament Chess Set
Own a piece of history with the new World Chess Championship Chess Set. Debuting at the World Championship Candidates Tournament held in London from 14th March to 2nd April 2013, these chessmen are set to become the standard for tournament pieces. Made by Studio Anne Carlton to a design from internationally renowned Pentagram designer and architect Daniel Weil, these pieces are based on the proportions of classical Greek architecture and the classic Staunton design to make a set that is both distinctive and traditional.
This is the official World Chess Championship set approved by FIDE.
- FIDE Approved
- 3.75" King
- Unique design introduced for the 2013 Tournament
The design is brand new for the 2013 tournament and as you would expect the pieces are very finely finished. Each set is presentation boxed with individual pieces hand packed and secured inside the box. Includes 1 additional Queen per side, for easy Pawn Promotion.
Includes the Official World Chess Championship Chess Board
50cm Rosewood and Maple Chess Board - Suitable for World Chess Championship Chess Pieces
- Rosewood and maple chess board
- Board size 50cm (19 1/2")
- Square Size 2" (50mm)
- World Chess Hexagon Logo
Rosewood and Maple veneer luxury chess board Standard 2" square size, suitable for most medium and large pieces. Especially suitable for use with the Official World Championship Chess Pieces.
The Board has the World Chess hexagon logo embedded.