| | AFRICAN EBONY
Diospyros dendo, D. crassiflora, D. piscatoria
Central and West Africa
Produced from small billets, the veneer is generally only up to around 1M in length and 100mm wide. It is mostly cut to a thickness of 1.5mm and 3.0mm.
Black Ebony is a precious and costly item and is used mainly as a detail veneer, for restoration purposes and for musical instruments.