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Product ID: 102725

Balinese Mermaid Theme Carved Wood Backgammon Set, "Mermaid Marriage"

With graceful bodies intertwined, a pair of mermaids exchange a kiss. Their hair... more

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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, which opens to reveal the game board with playing pieces and dice.

  • 2.20 kgs
  • 4.9 lbs
  • Open: 3.9 cm H x 48 cm W x 50 cm D
  • Open: 1.5" H x 19" W x 19.75" D
  • Closed: 25 cm H x 48 cm W x 7.8 cm D
  • Closed: 9.75" H x 19" W x 3.1" D
  • Dice: 1.7 cm H x 1.7 cm W x 1.7 cm D
  • Dice: 0.7" H x 0.7" W x 0.7" D
  • Handles: 7 cm H x 17 cm W x 3 cm D
  • Handles: 2.8" H x 6.75" W x 1.2" D
  • Playing pieces: 0.5 cm H x 2.4 cm Diam.
  • Playing pieces: 0.2" H x 0.9" Diam.

  • Cempaka wood
  • Wood grain and color can vary slightly
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Java
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Ketut Sandi has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1200 and the most recent for $1200. Proceeds were used to stock up on the wood he needs for his hand-carved artistry.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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38 Testimonials for Ketut Sandi

Chris

Jungle Frolic just arrived - absolutely spectacular! What an incredible imagination and talent. Thank you Ketut!

Melanie

Pennsylvania/ USA

Jennifer

Keyser, West Virginia, United States

I just received the Mermaid Marriage, backgammon game. The packaging was the best I've ever seen. There are no words to describe the artistry of this piece. It is absolutely beautiful. The detail is exquisite. I would recommend this to anyone. Mr. Sandi is one talented man!!
 
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