Ebony Gabon set 96.16
Set for classical and acoustic guitar Ebony Gabon 96.16
Seasoned for 25 years
Ebony is a hard, compact and dark wood that is obtained from different species of trees of the genus Diospyros, of the Ebenaceae family.
The most valuable quality, due to its black color and its very fine grain, is given by Diospyros Ebenum.
Most of the ebony varieties have a specific weight higher than 1000 kg / m3, making it one of the densest woods. It is a very precious black wood, hard and heavy, resistant to bad weather and mold.
It is used for particularly demanding applications, from fine carpentry and fine furniture, to sculptures, furnishings, luxury upholstery, musical instruments, chess. Black ebony is widely used in violin making but also black leather. macassar: it is one of the main essences for the construction of wind instruments of the wood group (oboes, flutes, especially those dating back to the Baroque period, clarinets), piano keys, keyboards of chordophones such as guitar and violin.