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Chess Piece, King

Object Name: Chess piece
Date: 11th–12th century
Geography: Iran, probably Nishapur
Culture: Islamic
Medium: Ivory; carved
Dimensions: H. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm) W. 7/8 in. (2.2 cm) L. 1 in. (2.5 cm)
Classification: Gaming pieces
Credit Line: Pfeiffer Fund, 1972
Accession Number: 1972.9.23

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