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Chess Game Christmas Ornament

Personalized Christmas Ornament

$11.95
SKU: RU12026
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.

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!

Customer Reviews

This product has 6 reviews 5 out of 5 stars

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

Everything I ordered is great - I am very pleased.

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!

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

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

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!

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

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

Posted 2/8/2013 at 10:38 AM by Paula

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


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 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, Ornamentshop.com

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