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Checkerboard and Pieces

Chinese export checkerboard and pieces, 13 white, 14 black. Folds with brass hinge.

Object number: 2006.1.2-28

Dimensions: 16 3/4” x 16 3/4” (open) 1 3/8” tall

Estimated age: unknown



What visitors say

Thank you so much for letting our IB Human Geography class come tour the Joel Lane house. I really enjoyed learning about how high-class people lived back them. I was surprised to hear that they were always working and had no time to themselves. I was also shocked at the size of the beds. They were so small! You two really played good parts and made me feel like I was really back in those times.

Henley