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Rook chess piece

2006.44.2215.24 (RS83191)

Description

Carved dyed red ivory rook chess piece of an elephant with a man standing on its head and a tower with a flag on its back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Game
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
Piece, Game
rooks
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2215.24
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
171646

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