Coasters just pretty up a table - don't you think ! And protect furniture from glass rings ! These gorgeous mural art tea coasters come in set of four . They are made with birch wood and painstakingly reproduced Mural art on canvas. Each of the paintings is a copy of an original artwork These are definitely a collectors item! In Kerala these paintings are found in temples are are paintings on Gods ,Goddesses and kings. Some of the paintings are so old that they were done in the 9th - 10th century. They have special significance in history with special colour coding for characters. So its like you have a piece of history in your home!