Shatranj Chess Set
(L 50 x W 50 x H 1.2) cm
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Embracing the Emirati spirit, the Shatranj chess set draws inspiration from the Emirati people’s profound pride in their heritage and their relentless pursuit of the future.
A 3D-printed masterpiece, the Shatranj chess set features meticulously-crafted pieces, each a testament to the rich civilization and interconnected tapestry of the Emirati culture, harmonizing flawlessly with the chessboard’s intricate squares.
In the Shatranj chess set, the king is represented by the ‘Sheikh’ piece, distinguished by its elegant attire. Accompanying the Sheikh is the ‘Sheikha,’ veiled in the authentic Arab burqa and hijab, symbolizing the queen.
The king’s entourage includes the falcon (bishop), the horse (knight), and the fortress (rook).
King - Sheikh
Queen - Sheikha
Bishop - Arabian Falcon
Knight - Arabian Horse
Rook - Fortress
Pawn - Emirati Soldier
Each piece reflects our culture, from the majestic Arabian falcon, renowned for its sharp features, to the horse, reflecting the grace and beauty of the Arabian horse, and the fortress, which draws inspiration from the Al Jahili Fort, an architectural masterpiece from the late 19th century in Al Ain, UAE.
As for the pawn, here it is reimagined to embody the identity of the Emirati soldier, representing their distinct characteristics.
About the Brand
SHATRANJ, the chess brand, proudly introduces an exquisite masterpiece that seamlessly merges tradition and innovation. Inspired by the deep-rooted Emirati heritage and driven by cutting-edge 3D printing technology, the chessboard showcases the intricate harmony between modernity and cultural richness, inviting you to immerse yourself in its finely crafted pieces and connect with the Emirati civilization's profound legacy.
Designed, Executed, and Packaged in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The Shatranj Chess Set is a Limited-Edition piece 1/1
Product type: Chess Set
Materials: Made of MDF, chess pieces are made of resin material and are 3D printed.
Board dimensions: (L 50 x W 50 x H 1.2) cm
Weight (complete set with board): 3.4 kg
* This item and its pieces must not come in contact with chemicals.
* Avoid humidity and water contact.
* Clean by using a dry cloth.
Packaging: Packaged in a black paperboard box imprinted with the Shatranj logo. Includes certificate of authenticity.
Packaging dimensions: (L 56 x W 56 x H 15.5) cm