Best Wooden Chess Pieces ( Handmade Luxury Chessmen)

Find our the best wooden chess pieces handmade in Turkey. Boxwood luxury chessmen.



A selection of best wooden chess pieces handmade in Turkey are listed here. See the masters of chess pieces making, their craftmanship and the luxury handmade wooden chess pieces made by them.

Best wooden chess pieces

 

Handmade Wooden Chess Pieces Workshop

turning making chess pieces with wood

Enjoy playing chess with wooden chess pieces. Experience the pleasure of touching the chessmen made of boxwood.

About the Workshop & Master Artisan:

The master artisan Mr.Onal ( a classroom teacher) started the making of wooden chess pieces and backgammon checkers in 1983 as a hobby.

He tried many woods such as beech, pear, walnut and ash. He obtained the most beautiful and high quality wooden chessmen and backgammon checkers from boxwood. After then he has been making boxwood chess pieces and backgammon checkers in his modest workshop in North Western Turkey in Sakarya.

It is no surprise you can find his chess pieces from different sellers in the World. He has made many beautiful sets for many companies during all thgose years.

We want to introduce him and his workshop to you.

Turkish chess pieces making artisan Ertugrul Onal
The Master Artisan of Chess Pieces Making in Turkey

Boxwood turning for chess pieces

handmade wooden chess pieces maker artisan from Turkey

Boxwood chess pieces making process

WHY BOXWOOD CHESS PIECES?

Boxwood is a slow-growing, hard, densely fibrous, polish-holding, non-cracking and non-deforming material. The powder of the boxwood is used in jewelry as a brightener and dehumidifier.

Boxwood for making chess pieces
Boxwood for Making Chess Pieces in the Workshop

 

Since the chess pieces are handmade, Mr. Onal did not aim to produce too much. According to the season, he produce chess pieces and boards between 200 and 400 sets per month.

The boxwood backgammon checkers production capacity is around 2000 sets per month. (Depending on the boxwood supply)

He handmade the wooden chessmen and backgammon checkers with or without polish according to the order.

Handmade Wooden Chess Pieces

Handmade luxury chess pieces from boxwood
135 mm big handmade chess pieces

Various Sizes and models are made. See below some size and models. If you have any special request please feel free to contact us.

Here are some pictures from already made chess pieces and the making process.

MADE TO ORDER BOXWOOD CHESSMEN

Best Wooden Chess Pieces ( Handmade Luxury Wood Chessmen) 1
handmade boxwood chess pieces from Turkey

4,92 Inch (125mm) King Height Wooden Tournament Chessmen

4.92 inch King Height Wooden Chess Pieces

4.92 inches height King – Handmade Wooden Chess Pieces

125mm King Height Tournament Chess Pieces handmade from Boxwood.

Price: USD 125 + Shipping

Made to Order

4,13 Inch (105mm) King Height Wooden Tournament Chess Pieces

4.13 inch king height wooden chess pieces

4.13 inches height King – Handmade Wooden Chess Pieces

105mm King Height Tournament Wooden Chess Pieces handmade from Boxwood.

Price: USD 115 + Shipping

Made to Order

3,34 Inch (85mm) King Height Wooden Chess Pieces

Wooden chess pieces handmade 85mm 3.34 inches king

3,34 inches height King – Handmade Wooden Chess Pieces

85mm King Height handmade Wooden Chess Pieces from Boxwood.

Price: USD 100 + Shipping

Made to Order

Luxury Wooden Chess Pieces with 3,74 Inch (95mm) King Height

Wooden chessmen 3.74 inches king with quality handcarved knights

3,74 inches height King – Luxury Handmade Wooden Chess Pieces

95mm King Height handmade Wooden Chess Pieces from Boxwood. High Quality Handcarved Knights.

Price: USD 120 + Shipping

Made to Order

Contemporary Design Abstract Wooden Chess Pieces

abstract wooden chess pieces modern chessmen

3,34 inches height King – Contemporary Abstract Handmade Wooden Chess Pieces

85mm King Height handmade Wooden Chess Pieces with contemporary abstract design.

Price: USD 95 + Shipping

Made to Order

Contemporary Design Abstract Wooden Chess Pieces Model 2

Modern wooden chess pieces

3,34 inches height King – Contemporary Abstract Handmade Wooden Chess Pieces Model 2

85mm King Height handmade Wooden Chess Pieces with contemporary abstract design.

Price: USD 95 + Shipping

Made to Order

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