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Esala Perahera Hand-painted Chess Set

Original price was: $29.99.Current price is: $23.99.

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A Celebration of Tradition: Esala Perahera Hand-Painted Chess Set

Immerse yourself in Sri Lankan culture with this exquisite Esala Perahera hand-painted chess set. This unique set depicts the vibrant imagery of the Esala Perahera, an annual Buddhist festival held in Kandy, Sri Lanka.

A Cultural Journey on the Chessboard:
  • Hand-painted Artwork: Each chess piece is meticulously hand-painted, showcasing the rich costumes and regalia of the Esala Perahera parade participants. This brings the festival’s spirit to life on the chessboard as players strategize their next moves.
  • Educational Play: This chess set offers more than just a game. It also provides a captivating introduction to Sri Lankan culture and traditions for players of all ages.
  • Functional and Beautiful: The set includes a folding, felt-lined wooden storage case that doubles as the chessboard. The folding case makes it easy to travel with and store.
A Unique Collectible:
  • Possible Inspiration: This set might be inspired by a similar chess set sold by Four Leaves, a Sri Lankan brand.
  • Excellent Condition: Despite being pre-owned, the chess set remains in like-new condition, with the vibrant hand-painting intact and the wooden case showing no major wear and tear.
More Than Just a Game:

By purchasing this chess set from Father Joe’s Villages, you’re not only acquiring a beautiful portable game. You’re also contributing to our mission to prevent and end homelessness in San Diego.

Dimensions: 18.75L x 18.75″W open board (2″ interior depth when folded); 3 to 4″H pieces

Condition: Pre-owned, new

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