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1949

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White King Chesspiece

This is a Chesspiece. We acquired it in 1949. Its medium is ivory. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Charles McKim Norton. It is credited Gift of C. McKim Norton.

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White King Chesspiece; ivory; Gift of C. McKim Norton; 1949-150-1-a/c

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18613143/ |title=White King Chesspiece |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 October 2018 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>