What is the meaning of the furniture term Ivory?

Ivory is a term used in furniture to refer to a creamy or pale yellow color. It is often associated with a shade similar to the color of elephant ivory. Ivory can be used to describe the color of various types of furniture, such as sofas, chairs, tables, or cabinets, that have a light and elegant appearance. Elephant tusks used for decorative and small utilitarian items.
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