Chessboard

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Object Name: 
Chessboard
Accession Number: 
52.4.320
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 47.3 cm, D: 41.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1934-1950
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Carder
Primary Description: 
Chessboard. Colorless, silver; non-lead glass, silvering compound, possibly tin; cast, acid-etched, silvered. Flat square with plate glass with rounded corners, reverse is acid-etched in a pattern of squares and then silvered.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Carder, Frederick ((American, born United Kingdom, 1863-1963)), Source
1952-03
For Show, Not Play: Glass Chess Sets
Venue(s)
Museum of American Glass at Wheaton Village 2002-04-03 through 2002-12-06
The Life and Work of Frederick Carder
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1952