Official World Chess Set

Official World Chess Set

500.00

This is a limited edition chess set produced specifically for the 2018 World Chess Championship Match. The edition is 100 signed and numbered sets and it will be shipped in February of 2018.

This limited edition official Championship chess set is being produced for the 2018 World Chess Championship Match which will take place in November of 2018. This is the only set approved as official by the World Chess Federation (FIDE). The edition is hand-produced and finished, and individually checked for quality. 

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. These chessmen had become the standard for tournament pieces.

An edition of 100, each set is individually numbered and signed by the Chief Arbiter of the Championship match. 

—3.5'' King
—3.5 kilos weight
—Ebonized boxwood. 
—Numbered on a box specifically designed for the set in the UK

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