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Gaming or Chess Piece, Possibly a Pawn

Object Name:
Gaming or chess piece
Date:
8th–11th century
Geography:
Attributed to Western Islamic Lands
Medium:
Stone
Classification:
Gaming pieces
Credit Line:
Pfeiffer Fund, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.9.38
Not on view
[ Saeed Motamed, Frankfurt, until 1972; sold to MMA]
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