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Ebony wood makes beautiful music

When we listen to beautiful music we can thank the unique, close-grained wood of the ebony tree. The “sound of ebony” has been around for a long time in guitars, pianos, clarinets and violins. Ebony is one of a limited number of “tone woods” that produce a rich, stable sound, resist wear and give volume […]

July 22, 2014 Uncategorized

Ebony Timbers & Ebony Wood

Ebony Timbers & Ebony Wood Ebony timber is a dense black wood and is dense enough not to float. It is very smooth once finely polished. Ebony is used predominantly as an ornamental wood. Ebony’s history goes back to Egyptian times with examples found in tombs. Modern day use is for religious items, musical instruments […]

July 18, 2014 Uncategorized