Game Board


On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 307

Checkered on one side to accommodate a game of chess, this board is marked on the reverse for a game of backgammon. The artist made it foldable for easy storage and transport.

Game Board, Bone, wood, horn, stain and gilding over wood core with metal mounts, Italian

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