What is Macassar Ebony Veneer?
Ebony Veneer is a beautiful black and dark brown wood veneer with bands of pale beige and yellow. It is an exotic and rare tropical hardwood and among the costliest of the wood veneers on the market. It has a mostly straight grain, with occasional waviness that only adds interest to its look. Ebony veneer finishes to an impressive smooth and high luster.
Other names: Macassar Ebony, Indian Ebony, Sri Lankan Ebony
Similar to: African Ebony
Color: Dark brown and black with bands or stripes of light beige or yellow
Source: Islands in Indonesia
Use: Beautiful and rare Ebony is the choice for special projects such as custom staircases, antique restoration and refinish, pool tables, jewelry boxes and humidors, musical instruments such as drums, guitars and pianos, libraries, country clubs, office interiors, and more.
Ebony Edgebanding or Edge Tape Banding is a gorgeous, exotic selection for any type of project. Ebony is one of the most beautiful dark toned woods in the world, and works for many project types, including interiors, furnishings, aircraft, etc.
Ebony is also well known for its use in violin fingerboards.