Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Game of Chess Featured on Postage Stamps

A new series of postage stamps honoring the 10th Anniversary of the Gibraltar International Chess Festival have been issued by Gibraltar Post.

The Gibraltar International Chess Festival, now one of the most prestigious open tournaments in the world, began as a much smaller event in 2003.

The games featured on the stamps have been specially chosen as representing the best of the many thousands contested in Gibraltar over the past decade. All the players shown are grandmasters. Two are . . .

Read more at: Gibraltar Stamps

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