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Chessmen (32) and box-board

Date:
19th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Amber, leather, brass
Dimensions:
Board, confirmed: 1 3/4 × 15 3/16 × 15 1/16 in. (4.4 × 38.6 × 38.3 cm); clear king, confirmed: 4 3/16 in. (10.7 cm); clear, pawn, confirmed: 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm); opaque king, confirmed: 4 5/16 in. (10.9 cm); opaque pawn, confirmed: 2 3/16 in. (5.5 cm); Original box: 4 1/2 x 16 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. (11.4 x 41.3 x 26 cm)
Classification:
Chess Sets
Credit Line:
Gift of Gustavus A. Pfeiffer, 1948
Accession Number:
48.174.72a–p, aa–pp, q
Not on view
Gustavus A. Pfeiffer (until 1948; to MMA)
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