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Chessman (Knight)

Manufacturer:
Elkington & Co. (British, Birmingham, 1829–1963)
Date:
third quarter 19th century, after 17th century original
Culture:
British, Birmingham, after German original
Medium:
Silver-gilt
Dimensions:
Height: 2 7/16 in. (6.2 cm)
Classification:
Chess Sets-Reproductions
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1883
Accession Number:
83.18.50
Not on view
This electrotype is after a German seventeenth-century original, at time of reproduction at the Romanoff House, Moscow.
Marking: An applied lozenge: "Copyright/ Science and Art / Depart"
Henry G. Marquand (until 1883; to MMA)
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