Holly

Description: the heartwood is a light creamy colour as is the sapwood. Holly has a fine even grain. It is a dense hardwood. Holly is brittle under tension but good under compression. Holly does not have any specific steam bending properties.

Origin: Asia, Europe, North/South America, North Africa

Uses: chess pieces-the white pieces (ebony for the black), turnery, furniture making, firewood (even when green).
 
 
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