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Chess Piece: King

A work made of stoneware: white jasperware.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of stoneware: white jasperware.

Date:

Late 18th century

Artist:

Wedgwood Manufactory
England, founded 1759

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Wedgwood Manufactory (Manufacturer)

Title

Chess Piece: King

Place

Burslem (Object made in)

Date

1775–1799

Medium

Stoneware: white jasperware

Inscriptions

Mark: "WEDGWOOD" and "15" impressed

Dimensions

10 × 5.7 cm (3 15/16 × 2 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

The Frank W. Gunsaulus Collection of Old Wedgwood

Reference Number

1912.1076

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