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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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12/7/2014 - "Received my ornament today and absolutely love it! Thanks so much for your quick service. Donna H."

2/5/2015 - "Your ornaments are awesome and I am very happy with my purchases. I am so glad I found your website. Ginny"

7/15/2015 - "Was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the ornaments and workmanship. The personalization was perfect and put on the ornaments with thoughtfulness to be sure they were centered and spelled correctly. I left the placement of the year up to them and again, was not disappointed. Great shopping experience from start to finish. Susan M"

1/7/2015 - "I have been buying ornaments as gifts from here for 16 years now. I have never been disappointed. My family looks forward to them. Doris H."

11/8/2015 - "I got my ornaments today & I couldn't be more pleased!!!! I purchase these types of ornaments each year but have never done it online. I will FOR SURE order them through you again next year! Keep up the great work & THANK YOU!!!!! Bridget W."

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."

1/6/2015 - "Thank you and happy new year to you and yours. Your company has help me every year for I can't remember how many years, but I do know that it has been at least 16 yrs. Ever year since I became a Grandmother, 33 yrs. ago. I have sent all of my grandchildren a Christmas ornament. When I found you online I found a wonderful place with beautiful ornaments, I thank you again. As they have reached 18 yrs. old I stop them. They have all said NO Gram. As they have left there respective home there parents have given them all of there ornaments for there trees. I wish to thank you for your help in doing this. They all still love all of them. Sincerely, Joyce O."

5/11/2015 - "My go to shop for commemorative ornaments for all my kids and grandkids. This time it was HS and college graduations. Special moments are always special and these ornaments will be long time reminders. Barbara B."

2/8/2015 - "I ordered several personalized ornaments from Ornament Shop last Christmas and I loved how they came out. The ornaments are unique and the people I gave them to absolutely loved them. Cris L."

10/18/2015 - "Received my order today... everything is just great... colors, size, quality of ornaments is outstanding! Thank You Jeannie C."

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