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Chess Piece, Rook or Container

Object Name: Chess piece or container
Date: 11th–12th century
Geography: Iran, possibly Saqqizabad
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ivory; carved and incised
Dimensions: H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm) LengtH. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Classification: Gaming pieces
Credit Line: Pfeiffer Fund, 1965
Accession Number: 65.53

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