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Perfect for my Scout
Posted 2/8/2013 at 10:38 AM by Paula

Perfect for my Boy Scout who earned his Chess Merit Badge!

Posted 2/9/2013 at 6:38 PM by Marlene

I've never seen a chess ornament before and it fit just perfect.

So Cute!
Posted 2/28/2013 at 2:59 PM by Sally

Finding a chess ornament is not as easy as others and this one is a winner. Nicely made and very cute!

Chess Ornament
Posted 3/11/2013 at 2:30 PM by Natalie

There are not many chess ornaments to choose from. My son loved this!

Great Gift
Posted 3/11/2013 at 8:10 PM by Patti

This gift was well-received. The receiver tutors our son in chess, and this gift was perfect. He loved it!

Chess Game
Posted 9/30/2014 at 7:54 AM by Clydie

Everything I ordered is great - I am very pleased.

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Chess Game Christmas Ornament

Personalized Christmas Ornament


SKU: RU12026

Checkmate! This shield shaped ornament depicts the black and white squares of a chessboard and three chess pieces. The white chess pieces shown are the knight, king and bishop. Chess enthusiasts study the game and learn the methods of sacrificing pieces to attack and win the game that has been around since the 6th century. This game is popular all over the world and before the internet, people often played games by mail, posting one move at a time, anxiously waiting for the post office to deliver their opponent's position. Chess tournaments are still played even though computers have replaced the need for an opposing player, and a computer even beat a chess world champion in 1997!

Dimensions: 3 1/2" x 3 1/2"
Material: Resin
NOTE: This is not a toy. It is not suitable for children to play with.
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We personalize your ornament just the way you request, so please carefully review your information. Once your order is placed, we are unable to cancel, change personalization, combine orders or make exchanges.

Ornaments shown on our site are personalized, as examples only, so you can see where we put the words/names you give us. Some ornaments allow you to select hair or uniform color. If there is no color choice, it is not available on that particular ornament. We will do everything possible to catch any mistakes in spelling, etc., but are not responsible if we do as you request, and it is then not correct. The ornament you see above is the way it will look when you get it, except for the personalizing instructions you give us and any optional attributes you select.
I am committed to delivering our customers the greatest selection of unique, personalized Christmas ornaments and gifts on the internet! We have over 5000 Christmas ornaments to choose from, each personalized with a name or special greeting from you!
Sincerely, Dianne Weller — Owner,

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9/21/2015 - "I received my order today, and I am beyond pleased with every ornament! I am very impressed with the quality of each, and they are all adorable. I know these gifts will be a hit this Christmas. Thank you too for the fast shipping! Consider me a new and loyal customer! Jolene M."

11/24/2015 - "I truly appreciate your efforts to bring smiles to the faces of the recipients. I have given ornaments to my grandchildren since they were little so when they do have their own homes that will have special remembrance of their past as a family. Every one of my grandchildren were adopted and I hope their good memories over shadow the bad they have endured. I know you are slamming with business but wanted to wish you Happy Holidays and a Healthy New Year. Sincerely, Deby J"

4/1/2015 - "This is the second time I've ordered this ornament for a grandchild's wedding! This time it is for a granddaughter who is getting married in Prague. Obviously, I love, love, love this whimsical charmer - so perfect for these unique couples Helen H."

6/29/2015 - "I order ornaments every Christmas for family. They have such a great selection and the quality is great. Kathryn K."

4/26/2015 - "TERRIFIC business!!! Claudette M."

8/14/2015 - "Have been ordering Special Ornaments for years and have loved every one of them. Carolyn B."

7/17/2015 - "The ornament was exactly as described. The personalization was correct and it will serve to commemorate a special event for years to come. Pennye"

11/11/2015 - "I'm so totally pleased with my order. I've been a customer for quite a few years & have always been more than satisfied. You offer such a wonderful assortment. My grandkids get ornament reminders of something they achieved that year. Each one anxiously awaits to see their special keepsake. Thank you for helping us make memories. MaryJane T"

12/30/2014 - "In spite of my delay in ordering and your website assuring me that these ornaments would not arrive in time for Christmas, you came through again! Got here with 2 days to spare! I have been your customer for years and will most definitely continue to be! Great work! Cyndy P."

8/12/2015 - "I have purchased ornaments from this website for years. I keep coming back because you always have what I have in mind for the perfect gift! Debbie M."

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