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Wood backgammon set, "Lion Meets Bull"

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With ferocious expressions, a bull and a lion prepare to meet on the... more

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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 with wood inlays. The disks and dice are sculpted from sono wood.

  • 1.77 kgs
  • 3.9 lbs
  • Open: 58 cm H x 50.5 cm W x 4 cm D
  • Open: 22.75" H x 20" W x 1.6" D
  • Closed: 29.5 cm H x 50.5 cm W x 8.5 cm D
  • Closed: 11.5" H x 20" W x 3.3" 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
  • Disks: 2.4 cm Diam.
  • Disks: 0.9" Diam.

  • Kepelan and sono wood
  • Warning: Choking Hazard. Small parts -- not for children under 3 years.
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Javaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

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25

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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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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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
From NYC

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03/27/2019

"Enchanting & Substantial"

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So beautiful and well-made, the ?Paradise? 3-drawer jewelry chest! You can feel the hand of the artist throughout this piece. Thank you Mr. Ketut Sandi! Your work has brought me joy. Blessings!

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Best Uses

  • jewelry box, desk organizing cabinet

Purchased Item:

Paradise, Small Carved Wood Chest of Drawers

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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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