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Chess set

Designer: Designer: Max Esser (German, Barth 1885–1945 Berlin)
Engraver: Frieda Bastanier (German)
Date: 1931–39
Culture: German, Berlin
Medium: Bronze, silver, and ivory
Dimensions: Chessboard, Diam. 55 in. (139.7 cm); 48.150 a: H. 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.); 48.150 c: H. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm.); 48.150 e: H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm.); 48.150 f: H. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm.); 48.150 h: H. 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.); 48.150 cc: H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.); 48.150 ee: H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm.); 48.150 ff: H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.)
Classification: Chess Sets
Credit Line: Gift of Gustavus A. Pfeiffer, 1948
Accession Number: 48.150a–q, aa–pp

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