What makes this mahjong board game unique?
Western Mahjong In Burgundy Hard Case
This Western Mahjong set with a burgundy hard-shell case is one sharp set! It comes with 4 translucent colored plastic racks, 166 Polystone hard resin tiles, including 2 extra jokers, 4 blank tiles, chips/money, dice, bettor, instruction booklet.
The strong and durable, shock resistant hard shell executive style case has a lock, too! All these great features make it ideal for the traveler with its modern and business-like look. The interior is covered in elegant black velour.
Everything needed to play is provided, including trays for the tiles. This set's portability makes it ideal for taking on vacation or traveling anywhere.
What are the dimensions?
Overall size: Exterior set dimensions are 19.5 x 9.5 x 4". Tile size: 2.2 cm x 3 cm x 1.3 cm (approx 1 1/4" x 3/4" x 1/2" thick).
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.