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My grandson spent the rest of Christmas Day after opening gifts working on these puzzles! A real hit and beautiful crafted.
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"My favorites are the wooden games because I grew up with them. They teach me to think, plan and concentrate, and I apply these skills in my everyday life."
Popular Chess Sets & Games
Batik Wood and Stone Dakon Board Game from Java, "Dakon"$34.99
In the traditional style of this board game is handcrafted of wood and decorated with traditional batik designs. Javanese artisan Diana Dewi invites you to play this classic Indonesian game. Each (hole) is filled with five to seven stones and the game is played in turns. Similarly to mancala, each player collects the (stones) from one hole and deposits them one-by-one into the following holes. The player scores a capture if the final stone is dropped into an empty hole. If that empty hole is on their own side, known as they capture the stones of the hole on the opposite side, depositing them into their "rice bowl." If the empty hole is on their opponent's side and each adjacent hole contains an equal number of stones, known as then the player captures the stones from each adjacent hole, as well as the final stone from their previous hand.
Handcrafted Square Wood Geometric Puzzle from Thailand, "Geometry Game"
Handcrafted of raintree wood with a variety of geometric shapes, this enjoyable puzzle makes the perfect piece of home decor. Excellent as simple decoration as well as for play, the puzzle features a square shape with a removable lid for storing loose pieces in a tidy fashion. Thailand's Waraporn Khamsuk works with local artisans to create the puzzle.
Black Mango Wood with Brass Dots Decorative Box and Dice Set, "Elegant Dice"$23.99
Arti Sharma of India presents a handsome dice set in a matching decorative box. Crafted from mango wood, the hinged box is shaped like a large die, painted black with inlaid brass dots marking the numbers on each side. Inside is a set of five dice in matching black mango wood with brass inlay dots.
Mexican White Onyx and Charcoal Grey Marble Mini Chess Set, "White and Ash"$59.99
Richly veined grey marble contrasts with luminous white onyx, each color representing an opponent. The Sierra family crafts this mini chessboard and pieces from natural stone, polished to perfection. Small enough to fit in a backpack, handbag or beach tote, it is ideal for the amateur or aficionado.
Because each piece is sculpted individually, there may be slight variations in the color and pattern of the stone.
The longest chess game ever recorded was back in 1989 at the Belgrade Marathon in Belgrade, Serbia. Opponents... read more