Chess Set

Object Name: Chess set
Date: 12th century
Geography: Iran, Nishapur
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Stonepaste; molded and glazed
Dimensions: Largest piece (King) H. 2 in. 5.5 cm Diam. 2 1/8 in. (4.4 cm) Small piece (pawn) H. 3.3 cm. Diam. 2.9 cm
Classification: Gaming pieces
Credit Line: Pfeiffer Fund, 1971
Accession Number: 1971.193a–ff

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