King chess piece

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

GUSN

GUSN-171623

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

kings (chessmen)
ivory (tooth component)
Piece, Game

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD298

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 1/2 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2215.1