Ebony, Maccasar

Latin Name: Diospyros celebica

Common Name(s): Coromandel, Calamander, Wood Indian Ebony, Tendu, Several others Sources: India and Sri Lanka

Characteristics: Black heartwood with lighter streaks of grays and browns.
Usually straight grain with occasional figure and a smooth texture.

Common Cuts: Plain sliced, Quarter sliced

Uses: Architectural millwork, molding, inlay, and accent trim.

Availability: Reasonable

Price: $$$$