Chess piece
Early 13th century

Walrus ivory. The piece represents a king on horseback flanked by rows of supporters in the form of foot-soldiers.
Dimensions: H. 85mm. L. 60mm. W. 38mm.

Bibliography :
McGregor, A., 2001. 'Objects of bone, antler and ivory', in P. Saunders (ed.), Salisbury Museum Medieval Catalogue Vol.3, 15-16
: Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum

(Photo: ©Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum)

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