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New York Chess

Object Number: 
2002.17
Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
box: 2 1/4 x 14 1/2 x 8 in. ( 5.7 x 36.8 x 20.3 cm )
Description: 
New York Chess board game consisting of bi-fold board, 16 game pieces, and directions; board consists of checkerboard of black and white squares; game pieces (each in original wrapping) in the form of apples (rooks), street signs for Broadway and Wall Street (knights), World Trade towers (bishops), Statue of Liberty (queens), Empire state building (kings), and yellow taxicabs (pawns); box cover with image of chess board set up with pieces.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Margaret Heilbrun
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group