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Chess set

Date:
20th century
Culture:
Mexican, Paracho
Medium:
Wood, bone
Dimensions:
Height (queen): 4 5/16 in. (11 cm); Height (king): 4 11/16 in. (11.9 cm); Height (bishop): 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm); Height (knight): 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Height (rook): 3 7/16 in. (8.7 cm); Height (pawn): 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); Overall (board): 3 1/16 × 13 11/16 × 6 7/8 in. (7.8 × 34.8 × 17.5 cm)
Classification:
Chess Sets
Credit Line:
Gift of Gustavus A. Pfeiffer, 1948
Accession Number:
48.174.25a–p, aa–pp, r
Not on view
Ralph E. Gray (April 13, 1944; to Pfeiffer) ; Gustavus A. Pfeiffer , New York (1944–48; to MMA)
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