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Black Ebony
Diospyros dendo

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central and west Africa

Alternative Name
Gabon Ebony, Ebony, African Ebony

Dark black, sometimes with some green-grey streaks sapwood is light tan. Polishes well

Common Uses
Handles, musical instrument parts, carving, turning, inlay

Please note: Our stock changes daily, so please call or email in advance if you are looking for something in particular.

4/4   4/4 QS   Pen Blanks  
5/4   5/4 QS   Bridge Blanks
6/4   8/4 QS   Fretboards
8/4       Live Edge Slabs  
10/4       Burls  
12/4       Plywood  
16/4       Thins  
Ebony Fretboards & Bridge Blanks

Projects made with Ebony
Have you made something with this wood? Please send us an email with a photo!

Christopher Stiles
Christopher Stiles

William Taggart
 Made by Grant Chambers. From the customer gallery of KJP Select Hardwoods (
Ebony and Red Heart

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