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Chessman (King)

Manufacturer:
Elkington & Co. (British, Birmingham, 1829–1963)
Date:
third quarter 19th century, after 17th century original
Culture:
British, Birmingham, after German original
Medium:
Silver on base metal
Dimensions:
Height: 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classifications:
Chess Sets-Reproductions, Metalwork-Electrotype
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1883
Accession Number:
83.18.48
Not on view
This electrotype is after a German seventeenth-century original, at time of reproduction at Romanoff House, Moscow.
Marking: An applied lozenge: Copyright / Science and Art / Depart
Henry G. Marquand (until 1883; to MMA)
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