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African - Hand Painted Stone Hippo Solitaire

African - Hand Painted Stone Hippo Solitaire
Item# GALS

Product Description

African - Hand Painted Stone Hippo Solitaire
Hand Made in South Africa.

This uniquely African twist in a traditional game makes this a truely ethnic version. Each piece is made out of crushed stone from Zimbabwe which is mixed with resin it is then cast and fired. Each piece is pain stakingly hand painted. The board is made much the same way but finished with unique hand carved detail on the sides.

Rules of Peg Solitaire

1. You can only move a hippo in the four directions of the compass, north, south, east and west. No diagonal moves allowed.

2. During a move you must jump over another hippo to the corresponding vacant hole.

3. To win you must only have one hippo remaining on the board.


Length: 12 inches

Width: 12 inches

Height: 2 inches

Circumference of board: 11 inches