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Chessmen (31)

Date:
ca. 1914–18
Culture:
French
Medium:
Oak, painted
Dimensions:
King: each, H. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Pawn: each, H. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 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:
53.71.198a–o, aa–pp
Not on view
Alexander Hammond ; Gustavus A. Pfeiffer (until 1953; to MMA)
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