Ivory panel, a man and a woman playing chessOn display
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Panel, part of a set of writing tablets or a box, depicting a man and a woman playing chess, three onlookers, beneath a triple-arched canopy, on a green velvet backboard.
Ivory panel, a man and a woman playing chess
Datec. 1325 - 1375
Material and technique
Dimensions9.1 cm (height)
5.4 cm (length)
0.3 cm (depth)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 53 | European Goldsmiths' Work
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Longhurst, M.H., Catalogue of carvings in ivory (Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1927, 1929), p. 51, plate XLV