Macassar Ebony

By | August 1st, 2010|Contemporary, Costs, Desks, Office Space, Types of wood, Veneering work|

macassar ebonyOften rare and exotic woods such as ebony are not used in large pieces of furniture due to the cost and availability. Usually using ebony veneer outlay and a combination of woods can bring down the cost somewhat while giving a one of a kind original look. Here we can see a custom desk and clean shelves covered with Macassar ebony which goes from dark brown to black with an accent of yellow-brown bands. This exceptional hardwood is one of the finest hardwoods in the world and has become a highly desired for its aesthetic appeal and characteristics.