Opening Reception—Prized and Played
FridayMay 3
Opening Reception—Prized and Played
6pm

World Chess Hall of Fame
4652 Maryland Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63108
(314) 367-WCHF (9243)

East India “John” Company Set, 19th century—Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2013Ivory Bird Set, c. 1900—Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2013Jaques Staunton Set, 1849—Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2013Dholpur Jade and Silver Chess Set, 1821—Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2013

East India “John” Company Set, 19th century—Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2013

Ivory Bird Set, c. 1900—Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2013

Jaques Staunton Set, 1849—Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2013

Dholpur Jade and Silver Chess Set, 1821—Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2013

Prized and Played: Highlights from the Jon Crumiller Collection showcases over eighty beautiful, antique chess sets from across the centuries and around the world, as well as many interesting artifacts related to the history of chess.

 

Friday, May 3rd

6:00-8:00pm

6:30pm Introduction, Jon Crumiller

 

Complimentary valet. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.

RSVP to Lauren Stewart at (314) 367-9243 ext 106 or lauren.stewart@worldchesshof.org