In casinos poker is no longer played with chips made from 100% pure clay. Pure clay chips are very delicate and can break easily. In the 1950s clay chips were replaced by the composite clay chips where a few materials were added to the clay to make it more cost effective and to make it more durable.
Given below is a list of the number of chips that would be needed according to the number of players:
Poker has been one of the most famous casino games for decades. The game requires a little skill, luck and plenty of experience and it is the level of challenge presented by the game which makes it so popular among players worldwide. Best poker chips have been around probably as long as the game has been in existence. Though in the earlier days the game had been played with just about anything, soon there was a need for using a standard currency equivalent at the tables and with that the poker chips had been introduced.
Home poker chips can be bought in sets of 200, 300 and even in 500 chips. The best option is to purchase an entire set which will include poker chips, a protective case for storing the chips, dealer button, poker dice and 2 decks of cards.