Griffin Exotic Wood

Macassar Ebony
(diospyros celebica and some other related species)
Macassar Ebony is another true ebony with exciting color and striping.  The striping varies in width and color.  The predominant color is almost always black, and lines are interspersed with charcoal grey and pinkish tan.  It works very much as you would expect an ebony to work, and is an excellent turning wood.  It is also commonly used for musical instruments.   It polishes to a high gloss (almost metallic if you want it to be).  All are high quality with no sapwood unless specifically noted.  1" material is kiln-dried, thicker material is partially air dried unless specifically marked as being dry. Occasional shipments are making it through, with legally limited sizes. We do have 1/1.5 inch lumber, only shorts are allowed by law for lumber, usually around 40 inches long, 2.5 to 4 inches wide (generally).

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Macassar Ebony pen blank 3/4
Price: $3.50


Macassar Ebony 1 x 1 x 12 inches
Price: $10.00


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All pieces are DRIED completely. The actual size of these is: 2.75 square to 2 7/8" square x 12 to 12.5 square.  

Any pieces not shown below, or that give a red out of stock notice in the shopping cart are already sold.

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Macassar Ebony
Piece 3
3 x 3 x 12 inches
Price: $70.00

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