Chess Piece in the Form of a Warder (Rook) or Pawn
- 12th century
- Whale ivory
- 1 7/8 × 1 1/4 × 7/8 in. (4.8 × 3.2 × 2.3 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Pfeiffer Fund, 2013
- Accession Number:
Armed and ready for battle, the standing warrior appears in full body mail and a long cloak. He hunches his shoulder slightly, as if from the weight of his armor, and yet has an open, almost smiling face.