Official 2023 World Chess Limited Edition Chess Set
This is the official 2023 World Chess Championship chess set. For the first time, an edition of 500 sets is not only dedicated to the Match, but to a dynamic shirt in the sport. There is going to be a new World Champion. Year 2023 will be chaotic.
Each set comes with a digital certificate of authenticity and number (x out of 500). 100 sets is reserved for the purposes of the World Chess Championship.
The iconic World Chess Championship set approved by FIDE for the elite events and exclusively used in the World Chess Championship cycle is now paired with the handmade bespoke board constructed from ebony, maple and acacia. The classic World Chess hexagon is inlaid on both sides.
Designed by Pentagram’s Daniel Weil for World Chess, the set is one of the most iconic chess designs in the world. Inspired by the Staunton, the set has been designed with the help of Vladimir Kramnik and Magnus Carlsen and first introduced in 2013.
The pieces are handmade from boxwood.
The set includes the official pieces and premium board.
— FIDE Approved for Championship use
— 3.75" King
— Extra Queens
— Bespoke storage box
Ebony/Acacia/Maple Wood Board with hexagon logo.
The board size is 50*50 cm and square size is 5*5 cm
The weight of the board is 4,5 kilos.
The set is featured in Business Insider.
This is the limited edition which will not be reproduced after all sets are sold out. It will be shipped approximately 8 weeks after purchase. The edition number will be reserved for the buyer immediately after purchase.