Ebony & Wood Carvings

Ebony is an exceptionally hard and beautiful Wood found in East Africa. Ebony wood is used by the Makonde people to carve artifacts. The Makonde are an ethnic group in southeast Tanzania and northern Mozambique. The Makonde traditionally carve household objects, figures and masks. Ebony wood is one of the most expensive type of wood. Like any wood, ebony is subject to drying and cracking especially in dry climates.

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