Ivory is found from a creamy white substance which is found in mammals. The middle layer of the mammal teeth, also called dentin is known as ivory. Animals like elephant, hippopotamus and whales have large teeth and their teeth come to use in manufacturing décor items.
Formed with the collection of small tubes which is filled with a wax like liquid, ivory is not a solid material. The soft composition makes ivory fairly easy to carve. It also gives polished ivory a warm, glowing tone.
Ivory is being widely used in crafting decorative pieces and fine art objects. Carving on ivory is very easy and look marvelous if done in an artistic manner. It can be used to craft jewellery box, décor items etc.