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Handcarved Wood Chess Set, "The Sea"

byKetut Sandi: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (26)
Carved from local cempaka wood, each detail of this chess set by Ketut Sandi... more

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Carved from local cempaka wood, each detail of this chess set by Ketut Sandi complements the intricacy of the game. The pieces represent figures and deities of the sea, alluring in their finned tails and enduring expressions. Stylized fish legs support the table, its checkerboard surrounded by meticulous flourishes, sure to enhance the drama of your next intensely contested match. The chessboard folds easily for storage and travel.

  • 6.96 kgs
  • 15.3 lbs
  • Open: 26 cm H x 47 cm W x 47 cm D
  • Open: 10.25" H x 18.5" W x 18.5" D
  • Folded: 24 cm H x 47 cm W x 16 cm D
  • Folded: 9.5" H x 18.5" W x 6.25" D

  • Cempaka wood
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Javaicon info
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26

Roy

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04/19/2021

"Exquisite craftsmanship"

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Truly an outstanding work of art. It has a whole wall to itself and is complimented by everyone who views it. Outstanding

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From South Euclid/Ohio/USA

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12/10/2019

"This is now a cherished airloom"

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I bought this gift for my son and he loves it. He leaves it on display on his coffee table for all to see.

Best Uses

  • Playing chess and as a centerpiece

Purchased Item:

The General, Wood chess set

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10/26/2019

"Outstanding craftsmanship"

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Incredible piece. It is quite big which surprised me. Packing was outstanding. Highly recommended.

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Purchased Item:

Sweet Memory, Elephant Themed Handmade Wood Wall Relief Panel

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Al

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04/16/2019

"Elephant brotherhood"

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Amazing work by a very talented wood carver. What a talent. I am proud to support this artist by buying his work.

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Al

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04/09/2019

"Wood releef panel Jungle Living"

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What a talent. It is honor to receive art work from this artist. The packaging is very safe. I will buy more in the future.

Purchased Item:

Jungle Living, Hand Carved Three Dimensional Elephant Wood Wall Panel

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Verified Reviewer

03/28/2019

"Absolutely Stunning!!"

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This panel is just gorgeous! Beautifully carved 3-D relief has beautiful detail. The color of the wood is beautiful - the photo just isnt able to capture its beauty and luster.

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Boyfriend
  • Occasion: birthday

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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