Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Chessmen (32)

Date:
1900–1940
Culture:
British
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
King: each, 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); Pawn: each, 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.); Only the tallest and shortest examples of chessmen measured for basic record.
Classification:
Chess Sets
Credit Line:
Gift of Gustavus A. Pfeiffer, 1953
Accession Number:
53.71.22a–p, aa–pp
Not on view
Gustavus A. Pfeiffer (until 1953; to MMA)
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