Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Chess set

Maker:
Workshop of Señora Franco, Madrid
Date:
ca. 1950–60
Culture:
Spanish, Madrid
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (king): 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); Height (pawn): 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Chess Sets
Credit Line:
Gift of Elsie R. Marrus, in memory of Rick Marrus, 1995
Accession Number:
1995.82a–p, aa–pp
Not on view
Elsie R. Marrus (until 1995; to MMA)
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