Large backgammon table measuring about 50" wide and 48" long.
Includes two sets of 15 checkers in each color.
Backgammon is a member of the tables family, one of the oldest classes of board games in the world.
Although luck is involved and factors into the outcome, strategy plays a more important role in the long run. With each roll of the dice, players must choose from numerous options for moving their checkers and anticipate possible counter-moves by the opponent
Excavations at Shahr-e Sukhteh (Persian literally "The Burnt City") in Iran have shown that the game existed there around 3000 BC.
Solid wood, handcrafted. Hinged and folds close.