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LATIN: DIOSPYROS CELEBICA ORIGIN: INDONESIA
Macassar Ebony is an exotic wood with heartwood that is reported to be strong, very heavy, and very hard. The black heart is usually brittle, and the wood is used mostly for decorative purposes. The appearance of ebony is sometimes imitated by staining other woods, such as Hornbeam, a black color.
Fine to medium, even
Generally straight, interlocking, possibly wavy
Dust can cause acute dermatitis, conjunctivitis, sneezing, possibly a skin sensitizer
Streaks of dark brown and black, lighter beige bands
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