Chessboard and box (W5)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Chessboard and box

Made in

London Borough of Islington

Date

1977

Description

Indian rosewood with inlays of Burr Yew wood for the alternative squares. The board also functions as a box for chess pieces, and is lined with suede.

Materials and techniques

Indian rosewood inlaid with burr yew wood. Box lined in dark brown suede leather.

Dimensions

length:  36cm
width:  36cm
height:  7cm

Object number

W5

Category