Reproduction of Chess Piece, Rook


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Reproduction of Chess Piece, Rook   (1926.07.0001)
  1. Recreational Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Game Equipment
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 12th century
Culture Scandinavian , English? British?

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 6.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 3.4 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 2.4 cm
Weight 35 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plastic
Manufacturing Processes Cast
Munsell Color Information Yellowish Gray (2.5Y 8.5/2) Strong Yellowish Brown (10YR 5/6)

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction yes
Reproduction Information Originals located at the British Museum and the National Museum of Scotland.

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