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Chess Set

Description

Bone chess set, natural and red colors, intricately turned, spindle-like men; in stained pine box with sliding cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1930
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
bone (material)
carving (processes)
dovetail joints
staining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Game
Descriptive terms
Bone
bone (material)
Carved
carving (processes)
chess sets
Dovetail
dovetail joints
Set, Game
Stained
staining
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 1/4 x 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.416
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11067

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