1 7/8" X 1 5/8" Pink Ivory box with Gaboon ebony button. Pink Ivory is one of the rarest exotic woods to obtain and comes from Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and other parts of South Africa. The wood is uniformly bright pink or pale red. Gabon Ebony comes from Ghana to the Congo in Africa. It is also called Nigerian ebony, and black ebony. The heartwood is uniform jet black and is a true ebony. Gaboon ebony requires very sharp tools and machines like steel with a metallic luster finish. It is also used for inlay work, piano keys, musical instruments and billiard cues. Gaboon ebony is one of the most expensive woods known. Notice the chatter work design on the top.