Latin: Berchemia zeyheri Origin: Southern Africa
Pink Ivory is a beautiful and unique species that comes from South Africa. It is a small tree and is mainly sold in turning stock form. The pale to deep pink color makes it one of the most prized of species. Occasionally pieces will have curly figure. This species tends to fade to a golden color over time.
We have included a few pictures of Pink Ivory turnings created by acclaimed artist Malcolm Zander. More of his work can be seen on his website malcolmzander.com
**We do not guarantee ALL PINK coloring, for color specifications there will be a 30% upcharge on the price**
Fine, even texture with natural luster
Straight to interlocked, can have curly figure
Pale to deep pink, but tends to fade to a pale yellow over time