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Box-board

Date:
19th century
Culture:
Indian
Medium:
Wood, ivory, silver
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); Square, 17 1/2 in. (44.5 cm.)
Classification:
Chess Sets
Credit Line:
Gift of Gustavus A. Pfeiffer, 1948
Accession Number:
48.174.128
Not on view
Alexander Hammond ; Gustavus A. Pfeiffer (until 1948; to MMA)
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