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Ivory chess set

REL0036
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Collection Relics
User collections Collectables (All) by blueheatwave
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Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID REL0036
Description A set of ivory chess pieces with one pawn missing. One side white, the other stained red. It belonged to the family of James Cook, possibly to his wife Elizabeth who died in 1835.
Date made 1820-1880

Place made India
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London.
Materials organic: ivory
Measurements Overall: 60 mm x 32 mm
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  • Ivory chess set (REL0036)
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