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Diamonds for the chess queen
August 19, 2008

The coronet for the chess queen will be decorated with 46 diamonds and 3 large sapphires.
Madina Dyshekova the Deputy Prime Minister of KBR, President of KBR Chess Federation has visited an open joint-stock company Terek-Almaz to inspect the work on the major prize of the Championship.
The weight of the coronet will be about 80 gr. Combination of the white and yellow gold will daintify the adornment. It is being made by a master-jeweler of the open joint-stock company Terek-Almaz Saphar Tarchokov. He is also the author of the design-project. The ready-made product will be taken to Vladikavkaz to the hallmark chamber to put the quality label. The master promises to show the organizers the coronet as large as life in a plushy box by the beginning of the coming week. Gold, silver and 2 bronze medals for the Championship have also been cast at the plant. The weight of each is 170 gr. They are made of the gold of hallmark 585, silver of hallmark 999, and a strain-hardened alloy of copper and composition imitating bronze.

The Press Service of the President and Government of KBR

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