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King chess piece

2006.44.2215.1 (RS83175)

Description

Carved white ivory king chess piece of an Asian monarch in formal costume holding a sword.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Game
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
kings (chessmen)
Piece, Game
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2215.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
171623

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