Ebony Cribbage Board with Amboyna Burl

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Project by Doodler posted 04-05-2007 05:40 PM 3736 views 7 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This cribbage board is my most requested design. This particular one is the most exquisite combination of woods I have used for one. The base is Gabon Ebony inlaid with Amboyna Burl. It’s finished to a nice gloss with Formby’s Tung Oil finish. It measures about 14” x 5”.

-- Jeff,

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#1 posted 04-05-2007 05:53 PM

I can see why it is the most requested!!
very elegant board.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#2 posted 04-05-2007 06:04 PM

I’m a cribbage player and man I’m drooling right now. That is just gorgeous. Wow those colors just pop out at you. Beautifully done. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#3 posted 04-05-2007 09:53 PM

Another beautiful piece Jeff.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#4 posted 04-05-2007 10:07 PM

Yes Jeff. Great board.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#5 posted 04-06-2007 12:02 AM

Looks good.

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#6 posted 05-20-2007 05:46 AM

It is a wonderful board. Anything in progress currently?

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#7 posted 05-20-2007 05:49 AM

So beautiful. I never saw one like this before just shows me how much I don’t know about the game.


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#8 posted 11-04-2007 11:21 PM

This does look beautiful, but I’m afriad i’ve never heard about the game.

Any info?

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#9 posted 04-21-2008 07:59 AM

Those boards make the game of cribbage even more enjoyalbe

-- I can so I wood but why are my learning curves always circles

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#10 posted 07-19-2009 03:56 PM

That’s absolutely beautiful work, Jeff. Very well done.

-- -- Don in Ottawa,

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#11 posted 07-19-2009 06:44 PM

very nice cribbage board.

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