This high-quality, ancient African Stone Game (Mancala) features a solid wood, folding board with a piano style hinge. Magnetic closure keeps the board closed so the pieces don't fall out. Colourful glass playing stones are . Don't settle for the cheaply made games. Buy quality and beauty! This game originated 7,000 years ago and was once played with diamonds! Got your attention yet?!? The captivating African Stone game, also known as Mancala is an ancient game that was played by scooping out pits and calas in the sand and, in some instances, used diamonds as stones. Many historians believe that Mancala is the oldest game in the world. This particular set is perfect for travelling because of its folding wood board. Fast-paced game with hands-on fun for two players.