Wood backgammon set, 'Lion Meets Bull' (Indonesia)
With ferocious expressions, a bull and a lion prepare to meet on the battlefield. They guard a lavishly sculpted box that opens to reveal a backgammon board. Ketut Sandi carves the kepelan wood box and each piece by hand, creating the playing field w more...
Wood backgammon set, 'Man in Meditation' (Indonesia)
Kneeling, a man is deep in meditation, his profile carved in low relief. He adorns an ornate box that opens to reveal a backgammon board. Ketut Sandi carves the cempaka wood box and each piece by hand, creating the playing field with wood inlays. The more...
Wood backgammon set, 'Mermaid Marriage' (Indonesia)
With graceful bodies intertwined, a pair of mermaids exchange a kiss. Their hair swirls like seaweed in ocean currents. Ketut Sandi creates a backgammon set in tribute to their undersea romance. The images in low relief adorn a cempaka wood box, whic more...
Wood backgammon set, 'Mythic Lovers' (Indonesia)
Jayaprana and Layonsari are forever reunited in this hand carved backgammon set by Ketut Sandi. According to legend, the king was mad with desire for Layonsari, and so had her husband, Jayaprana, killed. Rather than submit to the monarch, Layonsari k more...
Wood backgammon set, 'Still in Love' (Indonesia)
Challenging one another in backgammon, abstract lovers kiss before and after a game. Ketut Sandi creates a game set for couples. The images in low relief adorn a kepelan wood box, which opens to reveal the game board. The playing pieces and dice are more...
Wood backgammon set, 'Wit and Fortune' (India)
Wit and fortune guide players of this elegant backgammon set by Rakesh Pathak. Crafted by hand, the board, chips and dice boast the natural beauty of sheesham and kadam woods. Centered by sleek parallels, the board folds unto itself, closing with a b more...