American Mahjong Game
What makes this mahjong board game unique?
Black Leatherette Mahjong Set With Pushers.
American Mahjong set in black leatherette case with 166 ivory colored polystone durable resin tile, 4 racks, 4 pushers for great convenience, dice, bettor, chips/money tokens, and instruction booklet so everyone can easily learn.
Tiles are divided into suited tiles, honor tiles, flower tiles, and joker tiles. The game has a rich history; every single tile within the set has its own mythology and meaning.
What is poly stone or often referred to as poly resin?
These tile pieces are constructed using a polyresin (Resin compound generally used for chess pieces, statues, figurines, because it is a sturdy material that can be intricately molded, allowing great attention to detail with consistent texture).
Some history of the mahjong tile material
Early mahjong tiles were constructed using bone and would more than likely backed with bamboo. Bone tile are still available but more often the modern mahjong tile set is made of a variety of materials including acrylic, celluloid, polyresin, Bakelite and even nylon.