The Official FIDE Chess Set (with Board)

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The Official FIDE Chess Set (with Board)

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Information

The limited edition official Championship chess set is produced for the 2014 World Chess Championship. This is the first set approved as official by the World Chess Federation (FIDE). The set was designed by internationally renowned Pentagram designer and architect Daniel Weil. The 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. The chessmen had become the standard for tournament pieces.

The set is complete with the matching official World Chess board. Hand-made out of rosewood and maple, the luxury board measures 50 cm with standard 2'' squares and is perfect for any medium and large pieces. It is custom-designed to fit the Championship set. 

  • 3.5'' King
  • 4.5 kilos weight
  • Chessmen made out of ebonized boxwood. 
  • Board 54 cm (19 1/2")
  • Squares 50 mm (2")
 

Delivery

The set will be shipped to you via DHL with insurance and proof of delivery. Shipping is calculated based on your location. Usually it takes about 3-4 days for you to receive the package (for orders within Europe and more elsewhere). Approximate of the delivery ranges from EUR30 to EUR70 depending on your location. 

Please note that delivery can take longer during Holiday season.


Products are shipped from Berlin, Germany.