Woods

Wood is a natural material greatly used in knife handles making. We offer a wide range of woods selected specially for their aesthetical and/or mechanical qualities. Whatever type of knife you wish to make, you will find here a wide variety of woods available in the form of slabs, handles or blocks. We bring a particular attention in handles making so that they are paired.
Natural woods - more than 30 essence from all over the world

Marbled ebony

Latin name: DIOSPYROS CRASSIFLORA Other names: Cameroon ebony Origin: North Cameroon Related material: Macassar ebony and Gabon ebony Comments :...

Lot of scrap wood

Mercorne is committed to a policy of reducing its waste. It would be a shame to throw away exotic and European wood species when you our customers can use them. Here are...

Amboina burl

Latin name:  Pterocarpus indicus . Other names:INDIA PADOUK,RED SANDAL,NARRA This tree in principally present in India,in Malaisia,in the Phillipines and in...

Purple hearth

Latin name :  Peltogyne venosa. This tree grows exclusively in Latin America. This wood is composed to a texture fine and medium and regular. It is purple more or less...

Amarello

Latin name: EUXYLOPHORA PARAENSIS Other name: BRAZIL BOX,BOX WOOD This tree is essentially produced in Guyana and Brazil. With a density from 0.55 to 0.70 this wood of...

Snake wood

Latin name:  Piratinera guianensis  . Snake-wood is a high and nice tree which grows essentially in French Guyana. Its bole is about 2 at 8 metres long for a diameter...

Mexican rose wood

Latin name: EUXYLOPHORA PARAENSIS Other name:BRAZIL BOX,BOX WOOD This tree is essentially produced in Guyana and Brazil.With a density from 0.55 to 0.70 this wood of...

Desert iron wood

Latin name:  Olneya tesota . Other name: PALO FIERRO Family fabaceae Desert iron wood is one of the heaviest and densest wood existing (it cannot float).It is...

Tulip wood

Latin name: Dalbergia variabilis Other names: Tulipwood Bahia This tree grows mainly in Guyana and Brazil. This wood is part of the family of rosewoods often...

Marblewood

Latin name:  Marmoroxylon racemosum. Other names: Angelim rajado, Bostamarinde There is a tree in the Guyana forest which name is snake wood. It doesn't attract...

Maser birch

Latin name:  Betula pubescens. Other names:BIRCH BURL,FINLAND BURL,MASER BIRCH This tree is principally present in Northern Europe. This wood is white. Its texture...

Briar burl

Latin name:  Betula pubescens. burls represent more than 800 varieties of dicothelydoneas plants belonging to the ericaceas family which includes also blue-berries,...

Bubinga

Latin name:  Guibourtia demeusei. Other names: Kevazingo Origin: Africa Color: Pinkish brown / reddish Comments: It is a wood that grows exclusively in Africa. It is used...

Box

Latin name:  Buxus sempervirens   et   Buxus balearica . Other name:COMMON BOX This lobed-leaved tree comes from Southern Europe,Occidental Asia and Asia Minor....

Juniper burl

Nom latin:  Juniperus oxycedrus.

Cocobolo

Latin name:  Dalbergia retusa. Other name:GRANADILLO(MEXICO) This lobed-leaved tree essentially grows on the West coast of Central America.Its grain is irregular...

Ebony

Latin name:  Diospyros crassiflora. Other name:BLACK EBONY This tree can be principally found in Cameroun,in Gabon,in Congo and in Guinea.This wood is black,sometimes...

Macasar ebony

Latin name:   Diospyros celebica. Other name:COROMANDEL This tree is principaly present in Indonesia.Its coulour is black and beige and alternated either with grains...

Curly maple

Latin name: Acer Pseudoplatanus Other names: Curly or wavy maple on violin back Origin: France Color: Golden beige Comments: Wood fibers are deformed into shimmering...

Ash

Latin name:   Fraxinus excelsior. This tree essentially grows in European countries(France,England,Germany and Italy).Its grain is straight and its texture is rough.The...

African black wood

Latin name:  Dalbergia melanoxylon . Other names: MOZAMBIQUE EBONY African black wood can be found essentially is Central Africa and Eastern Africa,particularly in...

Gonzalves

Latin name: Astronium sp. Other names: Gonçalo alves, tigerwood, jobillo, gonzalo alves Origins: Southern Mexico and Brazil Color: reddish-brown with stripes...

Yew

Latin name:  Taxus baccata. This tree grows mainly in Europe, Asia Minor, North Africa, Myanmar and Himalaya. The colour of its wood ranges from yellow to pale rose or...

Ropala

Latin name:  Roupala brasiliensis This tree mostly comes from Brazil and the Republic of Ecuador.Its wood is browny pink. Its density is included between 0.80 and 0.95....

Morado

Latin name: Machaerium sceleroxylon Other names: Caviuna striped, Santos Rosewood Origin: South America Color: Pinkish brown to dark reddish Comment:...

Morta

Latin name: Quercus robur. Origins: multiple. Color : Black Comments: Morta is an oak wood found in the anoxic zones of peat bogs. The formation of morta is...

Moutouchi

Latin name:  Pterocarpus officinalis. Other names: Sangre de Drago The moutouchi is a characteristic tree of the mangrove and river banks. It is found...

Walnut

Latin name:  Juglans regia. Other name:French walnut This lobed-leaved tree is mostly present in Europe,in Asia Minor and in South-Western Asia. Its grain goes from...

Olive wood

Latin name:  Olea europaea. This tree is pricipally based in the Mediterranean Basin.This wood is clear beige whereas its vein is mottled in dark brown.The texture is...

Elm burl

Latin name:   Ulmus campestris. Other name:European Elm Tree Elm burl is present in Western Europe and in the United-States of America.Elm wood that has grown up in...

Padouk

Latin name: Pterocarpus soyauxii. Other name: Padduk. Origin: tropical and equatorial Africa. Color: red with shades ranging from light red-brown to...

Purple rosewood

Latin name:  Dalbergia cearencis.  Other names: Jacaranda, Bois violet. This wood is present in Brazil. Owing to this color, it is named "Bois de Violette". Grain is...

Palm wood

Latin name:  Oenocarpus batawa. Other name:BATAWA PALM WOOD South Africa is the territory where this tree is present in the majority.This wood is dark brown...

Perobá

Latin name:  Aspidosperma polyneuron. Perobá is a wood from South America, mainly from Brazil and Argentina. It is characterized by its yellow and pink shades. Its...

Pink ivory

Latin name:  Berchemia zeyheri.  Other name: IVOIRE ROSE South Africa is the main producer of this tree. Its grain is straight or irregular as for its color...

Pistachio

Latin name:  Berchemia zeyheri. The real pistachio is a shrub from 3 to 8 meters high that grows in the guarigues and especially in the Mediterranean climate's...

Plane tree

Latin name: Platanus Other names: common plane tree, maple leaf plane Origin: Europe Color: light brown (natural) Comments: Tree very widespread in Europe,...

Black locust

Latin name: Robinia pseudoacacia. Other name: commonly called, wrongly, "acacia" in France. Origin: native to the Appalachians and eastern North America,...

Thuya burl

Latin name:  Tetraclinis articulata. Other name:THUYA This tree pricipally comes from Algeria and Morocco.This wood is brown.Its grain is rugged around darker oval...

Wenge

Latin name:  Tetraclinis articulata Other name:Wenge awong Density:0.8 to 0.95. This tree grows in Eastern Africa,Cameroun,Congo and Mozambique.It can be easily...

Zebrawood

Latin name: Microberlinia brazzaviiensis, Astronium graveolens, Microberlinia bisulcata. Other names: Zebrawood, zingana. Origin: Sub-Saharan Africa and Central...

Ziricote

Latin name:  Cordia dodecandra. Imported from: Central America Density: 0.80 to 1.00.This tree is rich in very irregular black veiny drawings on a greeny-brown...

Peroba from Brasil for craftsmen and culter in set (x2)

Stock : 103
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €4.17

Marbled ebony block from northern Cameroon (STOCK)

Stock : 154
Unique in its kind: the mottled veining is a singularity of growth, coming from the sediments present in the soil during the growth of the tree....
Price €10.42

Juniper in plates (x2) for designer and cutlery

Stock : 113
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Regular price €6.00 -10% Price €5.40

Juniper pebbles (natural moth repellent)

Stock : 19
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €5.83

Padouk exotic wood colored in set (x2)

Stock : 111
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €3.33

Wenge from Central and West Africa in blocks

Stock : 35
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €3.83

Zebrano from Mozambique for art object making - in set (x2)

Stock : 73
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €4.17

Zebrano from Mozambique for art object making - in blocks

Stock : 88
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €4.50

Ropala from Brazil in blocs for DIY and cutlery

Stock : 42
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold in blocks We...
Price €2.33

Purple rosewood from Brasil set (x2) - OW Pré Cop17

Stock : 28
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €4.08

Wenge from Central and West Africa in set (x2)

Stock : 78
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €2.67

Bogote from Brasil in plates (x2) for designer and cutlery

Stock : 50
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €5.92

Padouk exotic wood colored in blocks

Stock : 64
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €4.08

Olive wood from Spain in plate (x2) for DIY and cutlery

Stock : 50
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold in a handle, a handle...
Price €3.33

Olive wood from Spain in blocks for DIY and cutlery

Stock : 59
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold in blocs.  We have...
Price €4.17

Yew wood from Brazil in blocks for DIY and cutlery

Stock : 11
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold in blocks We...
Price €4.17

Arizona ironwood block (stock)

Stock : 41
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €15.83

Peroba from Brasil for craftsmen and culter in blocs

Stock : 25
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €5.00

Yew wood from Brazil in plate (x2) for DIY and cutlery

Stock : 37
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold in a handle, a handle...
Price €2.50

Palmwood from Guyana for craftman in blocs

Stock : 17
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €8.33

Cocobolo in plates (x2) for designer and cutlery (CITES)

Stock : 39
Afin de vous proposer des tarifs les plus attractifs, ce produit n'est pas vendus polis. Photo à titre indicatif. Toutes les mesures des...
Price €6.67

French natural plane tree in blocks

Stock : 9
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €4.08

Cocobolo in plates (x2) for designer and cutlery (OW)

Stock : 19
Afin de vous proposer des tarifs les plus attractifs, ce produit n'est pas vendus polis. Photo à titre indicatif. Toutes les mesures des...
Price €5.38

French natural plane tree in set (x2)

Stock : 18
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €3.17

Set of box scraps (1kg)

Stock : 15
Price €6.00

Arizona Iron Wood in set (x2)

Stock : 13
    Dim : 130255 mm
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €20.83

Palmwood from Guyana for craftman in set (x2)

Stock : 9
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €4.00

set of 4 ironwood blocks

Stock : 3
Price €15.83

Cocobolo handle - OW

Unique product !
    Dim : 125256 mm
Price €7.50

Amarello in blocks for designer and cutlery (box family)

Stock : 1
In order to offer you the most attractive prices, this product is not sold polished. Photo for reference only. Sold handle, a handle is...
Price €3.00

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303524 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303424 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303524 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303525 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303524 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303425 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303524 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1293425 mm
Price €18.33

Padouk Handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 125305 mm
Price €5.42

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303525 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303424 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303424 mm
Price €18.33

Padouk block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254430 mm
Price €6.25

Padouk block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254430 mm
Price €6.25

Padouk block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254430 mm
Price €6.25

Padouk Handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 125306 mm
Price €5.42

Padouk Handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 125306 mm
Price €5.42

Padouk block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254430 mm
Price €6.25

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1293524 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303425 mm
Price €18.33

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303524 mm
Price €21.67

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1623415 mm
Price €10.00

Arizona ironwood block - lot

Unique product !
    Dim : 126237 mm
Price €29.17

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303324 mm
Price €20.00

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303324 mm
Price €20.83

Arizona ironwood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1303324 mm
Price €21.67

Snake wood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254030 mm
Price €7.33

Snake wood block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254030 mm
Price €7.33

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 100208 mm
Price €6.67

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 133209 mm
Price €7.92

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 131229 mm
Price €7.92

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 132198 mm
Price €7.92

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 122198 mm
Price €7.92

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 119197 mm
Price €7.92

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 120207 mm
Price €7.92

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 121258 mm
Price €6.67

Ebony of Gabon handle

Unique product !
    Dim : 197219 mm
Price €10.00

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1253030 mm
Price €10.67

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1253030 mm
Price €10.67

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1253030 mm
Price €10.67

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1253030 mm
Price €10.67

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254030 mm
Price €13.17

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254030 mm
Price €13.17

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254030 mm
Price €13.17

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254030 mm
Price €13.17

Wavy gabon ebony block

Unique product !
    Dim : 1254030 mm
Price €13.17