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Wood travel chess set, 'Tactical Journey' - Handmade Cempaka Wood Travel Chess Set from Bali

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Handmade Cempaka Wood Travel Chess Set from Bali, "Tactical Journey"

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Perfect for participating in one of the most popular worldwide traditions while... more

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Perfect for participating in one of the most popular worldwide traditions while you're on the go, this travel chess set is designed by Ketut Sandi in Bali. He works with natural cempaka wood, diligently carving the folding board by hand to feature lovely scroll work patterns around the corners. Inside, it holds wood chess pieces in hues of black and red.

  • 1.70 kgs
  • 3.7 lbs
  • Board (open): 5 cm H x 43 cm W x 38 cm D
  • Board (open): 2" H x 17" W x 15" D
  • Board (closed): 10 cm H x 38 cm W x 23 cm D
  • Board (closed): 3.9" H x 15" W x 9" D
  • Largest piece: 9.4 cm H x 2.6 cm Diam.
  • Largest piece: 3.7" H x 1" Diam.
  • Smallest piece: 5.1 cm H x 1.7 cm Diam.
  • Smallest piece: 2" H x 0.7" Diam.

  • Cempaka wood
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Warning: Choking Hazard. Small parts -- not for children under 3 years.
  • Includes a spare queen per color
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Javaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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Melvis

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07/07/2021

"SHOW STOPPER"

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Beyond gorgeous! Incredible detail. Now my fav piece in my Bali collection.

Purchased Item:

Hindu Goddess Saraswati, Balinese Hand Carved Relief Panel of the Goddess Saraswati

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Robert

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07/02/2021

"Beautiful relief panel"

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Craftsmanship is superb as well as service and shipping materials

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robin

From Tennessee

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06/21/2021

"sweet elephant carving"

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So intricately carved and I love the elephants and plants. It is impressive. Thank you.

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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

Purchased Item:

Long Journey, Hand Made Elephant Relief Panel

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Sharon

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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Fritz

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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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Sweet Memory, Elephant Themed Handmade Wood Wall Relief Panel

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Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

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.

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