Created from wood to replicate the sound and feel of the original Middle Eastern games, Alexandra Llewellyn Design harmonises perfect geometry for play with visually stunning, hand crafted and painted pieces that interpret yet another phase of the Backgammon's vast tradition.
Inside – Dark zebrano backgammon board with photographic feather playing surface, finished with hand-applied lacquer.
Outside – Dark zebrano with brass sliding fastenings and hinges.
Playing pieces - Antique gold and black weighted aluminium (45mm x 11mm), doubling die is laurel burr (46mm x 46mm), dice cups are rosewood and lined with inside lips to ensure fair and random rolls of the precision laser cut dice.
The board is tournament sized and measures 59 cm x 76 cm x 5 cm when open. There are also endless bespoke possibilities available for both design and materials. Please enquire. For these made-to-measure commissions please note that the delivery time frame is 8-12 weeks.