Chess pieces

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1890-1930

GUSN

GUSN-13992

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

Descriptive Terms

chessmen
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Carved
CHESS

Inscription

Adhesive on top of box: ""Schach-Spiel/Jeu D'Echecs/Chessboard""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.25 x 7 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.177