Chess Set

Unknown maker, England

1840-1860

  • Titles Chess Set (Descriptive)
  • Medium stoneware (jasperware)
  • Dimensions a: 3 1/4 × 1 1/2 × 1 5/8 in. (8.3 × 3.8 × 4.1 cm) b: 2 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (6.4 × 3.8 cm) c: 2 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (6.4 × 3.8 cm) d: 2 3/8 × 2 × 1 1/2 in. (6 × 5.1 × 3.8 cm) e: 2 1/2 × 2 × 1 1/2 in. (6.4 × 5.1 × 3.8 cm) f: 3 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (8.9 × 3.8 cm) g: 3 3/4 × 1 1/4 × 1 1/4 in. (9.5 × 3.2 × 3.2 cm) h: 2 3/4 × 1 1/4 × 1 1/4 in. (7 × 3.2 × 3.2 cm) i: 2 × 1 1/2 × 1 3/8 in. (5.1 × 3.8 × 3.5 cm) j: 2 1/4 × 1 3/8 in. (5.7 × 3.5 cm) k: 2 1/2 × 1 3/8 in. (6.4 × 3.5 cm) l: 2 × 1 3/8 in. (5.1 × 3.5 cm) m: 2 3/8 × 1 3/8 in. (6 × 3.5 cm) n: 2 7/8 × 1 3/8 in. (7.3 × 3.5 cm) o: 2 1/4 × 1 3/8 in. (5.7 × 3.5 cm) p: 3 3/8 × 1 1/2 in. (8.6 × 3.8 cm) q: 2 1/2 × 1 1/4 in. (6.4 × 3.2 cm) r: 1 5/8 × 1 1/2 in. (4.1 × 3.8 cm) s: 2 1/2 × 2 × 1 1/2 in. (6.4 × 5.1 × 3.8 cm) t: 2 3/4 × 1 1/4 × 1 1/4 in. (7 × 3.2 × 3.2 cm) u: 2 × 1 1/2 × 1 3/8 in. (5.1 × 3.8 × 3.5 cm) v: 2 1/4 × 1 3/8 in. (5.7 × 3.5 cm) w: 2 1/2 × 1 1/4 in. (6.4 × 3.2 cm) x: 1 7/8 × 1 3/8 in. (4.8 × 3.5 cm) y: 2 1/4 × 1 1/4 in. (5.7 × 3.2 cm) z: 2 3/8 × 1 3/8 in. (6 × 3.5 cm)
  • Credit Line Gift of Dwight and Lucille Beeson, 1981.278a-z
  • Work Type chess set
  • Classification Recreational Artifacts