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Chess pieces

Description

Wooden box containing full set of chess pieces. No chessboard. Green label on top of box. Illegible pencil marks on bottom of box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Inscriptions
Adhesive on top of box: ""Schach-Spiel/Jeu D'Echecs/Chessboard""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Game
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
CHESS
chessmen
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3.25 x 7 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.177
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
13992

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