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Chess Set

This is a Chess set. Its medium is cut and turned natural and stained pear wood. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by George R. Kravis II.

  • Cavagnole Game Board
  • papier mache, painted and gilded decoration.
  • Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.
  • 1921-22-207

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Chess Set; cut and turned natural and stained pear wood; 2018-22-41-1/34

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Chess Set |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=5 December 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>