An Angsty Queen, A Deadly Elephant and Other Early Chess Pieces From the Cloisters Collection By Elizabeth Weingarten Gallery Posted Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, at 3:09 PM Tweet Want more of your favorite content on the MSN homepage? Try the news, sports or entertainment editons. Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Gallery articles. Follow the Arts section. Follow stories by Elizabeth Weingarten. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. Click here to load comments.