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Chess Piece, King

Object Name: Chess piece
Date: 9th–12th century
Geography: Iran, Nishapur
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Alabaster; carved, painted
Dimensions: H. 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm) W. 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm) L. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm)
Classification: Gaming pieces
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number: 40.170.51

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