This hand turned rolling pin is made from Yellow Mora. French rolling pins are also know as handleless rolling pins. These pins has a taper at the ends. French Rolling Pins pivot easily making them ideal for flattening round pie crusts. Yellow Mora is a Central American hardwood from Guatemala. It is a heavy wood dense. It is particularly resistant to wear. The heartwood varies from golden yellow/orange color with clearly defined markings. Mature trees grow to a height 120 ft with a diameter of 3ft. Rolling Pin size: 16 1/2" x 1 1/2"