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Chessmen (32)

Maker:
Parker L. Hall
Date:
1932
Culture:
American, California (Menlo Park)
Medium:
Magnolia wood
Dimensions:
King: each, H. 5 in. (12.7 cm); Pawn: each, H. 3 in. (7.6 cm.); Only the tallest and shortest examples of chessmen measured for basic record. Original box: 20 3/8 x 20 1/8 in. (51.8 x 51.1 cm.); H. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm.)
Classification:
Chess Sets
Credit Line:
Gift of Gustavus A. Pfeiffer, 1953
Accession Number:
53.71.86a–p, aa–pp, r
Not on view
Gustavus A. Pfeiffer (until 1953; to MMA)
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