GABON EBONY
Diospyros crassiflora

Black. More than any other wood on earth, Gabon ebony sets the standard for dark wood. Limited to decorative uses due to the size of the tree, it is fine grained, hard, quite easy to work and takes detail very well. Prized throughout history for its glossy, pure black, Gabon ebony is darkness manifest in wood. Paladins, healers and lovers of the light need not apply. Rogues, necromancers, and vampires, on the other hand…