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[bookmark=https://twitter.com/drasskin/status/1275066882068869122]Chess and music. A medieval ivory Bishop (elephant) reworked as a wind instrument, from Château-Thierry (Aisne), France.

Published by Goret et al (1999).

Medieval chess pieces were often reused for other purposes, such as jewlery boxes. But an instrument! Great second life!

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