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Chess and tric-trac board

Date:
ca. 1518–56
Culture:
Spanish, Castile
Medium:
Copper-gilt, walnut, ivory, mother-of-pearl, serpentine, rosso antico marble
Dimensions:
Overall (open): 9 1/2 × 18 1/8 × 2 1/4 in. (24.1 × 46 × 5.7 cm); Overall (closed): 9 1/2 × 9 1/4 × 2 1/4 in. (24.1 × 23.5 × 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Chess Sets
Credit Line:
Pfeiffer Fund, 1963
Accession Number:
63.38
Not on view
Inscription: On cover: D L P

Marking: On front cover: [monogram] DLP (Don Diego Lopez Pacheco)
Raoul Tolentino (until 1924; his collection sale, American Art Association, New York, April 22–26, 1924; no. 218); William Randolph Hearst ; [ Edward R. Lubin, Works of Art , New York, until 1963; sold to MMA ]
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