Handcrafted Wooden Travel Chess Set. The Chess Board folds up into a box and the pieces fit neatly inside. Beautifully handcrafted, this all-time favourite game will always be a lovely gift and a perfect choice for leisure moments too. Artistic woodwork began as a temple and palace craft, and flourished alongside architecture and sculpture. Depending on local availability, different woods were used for wood carving, and fashioned into religious, decorative and functional articles. Over time, various centres of wood carving emerged, each with its distinct style. The origins of the craft can be traced back to the late 19th century. Closely associated with architecture, wood carving incorporated the design vocabulary of architectural carvings. It was also influenced by Kashmiri designs, with many of the craftsmen having descended from Kashmiri immigrants. These influences continue to reflect in contemporary products like the finely chiselled screens and intricate filigree work and the well-known vine leaf pattern. The first organized wood carving unit is said to have been set up in 1882 by Atta Hussain, an immigrant from Multan. Closely associated with architecture, wood carving incorporated the design vocabulary of architectural carvings.
- Material : Wood
- Craft : Wood Engraving
- State : Uttar Pradesh
- Colour : Brown
- Measurements : H-1.5" x W-7.5" x L-7.5"
- Product weight : 350 grams
- Special Attention : Handcrafted. Please Allow For Minor Crafting Defects
- Shipping Info : Dispatched in a maximum of 25 business days. Returns accepted within 12 days of delivery
- UOM : Set
Wipe with soft cloth.
NOTES FOR YOU
Cotton Apparel - Hand wash separately. Silk & Madhubani - Dry clean only. Baskets & Show Pieces - Clean with a wet cloth. For any other product - Please find the wash care in the product description.
Free shipping within India on orders valued INR 1101 and above.Shipping out of India is as per weight calculation at checkout.
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30 Days Free Return
Okhai Apparels - 30 Days Free Return. On SALE - No Return Refund. Please Note - Custom Made Handicrafts - No Returns No Refund as mentioned in the product description.
Estimated Delivery Time
Okhai Apparel - 4-6 Working Days. Custom Handicrafts - 15 to 30 days as artisans make it after they receive the order.
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Jeevan Read Story
Extremely bad experience. Ordered it a month back and still haven't revived the product. Instead keep getting notifications for product review! wouldn't recommend.