Complete go game of Chinese tradition. The set includes a 2 cm bamboo goban, convex Yunzi stones and two straw bowls.
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Complete go game of Chinese tradition. The set includes a 2 cm bamboo goban, convex Yunzi stones and two straw bowls. It is an ideal combination in terms of aesthetics, originality and quality!
Yunzi stones are top quality stones used in official Asian tournaments. Dense, thick, and very pleasant when playing with their velvety feel, they are considered to be the go stones par excellence. In addition to offering crisp contrast on the board and improving the vision of the developing game, it is possible to put the stones in the mouth to study the variants or alternatives of positioning the stones, as is done in Chinese schools, without losing the initial configuration of the game.
According to history, yunzi stones, manufactured in China's Yunnan Province, were used by professional, school players and were regarded as precious gifts at the time of Tang Dynasty. The process of making these stones remains secret. According to rumour, Yunzi stones result from a combination of agate and rocks from the Yunnan Mountains.
The board has a surface 13 by 13 on one side and 19 by 19 on the other.
Thickness stones: 6mm
Diameter stones: 22mm
Board thickness: 2cm
Board dimension: 46cm*47cm
Chinese-style Yunzi convex go stones (one convex side and one plane).
Eco-friendly, authentic, refined and super resistant, this goban is an ideal alternative to wooden boards and blends perfectly with traditional Yunzi stones.