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Chessmen (32)

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Malayan
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
Bishop: each, H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); Pawn: each, H. 3/4 in. (1.9 cm.); Only the tallest and shortest examples of chessmen measured for basic record.
Classification:
Chess Sets
Credit Line:
Gift of Gustavus A. Pfeiffer, 1948
Accession Number:
48.174.103a–p, aa–pp
Not on view
Gustavus A. Pfeiffer (until 1948; to MMA)
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