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Species - Imported

Top portion is finished with water-base finish; bottom with oil-based finish


Color: Heartwood is yellow-brown when freshly cut, turning dark-brown to almost black with alternate layers of light and dark. Sapwood is yellowish-white and clearly demarcated from heartwood.

Grain:  Straight when quarter sawn; coarse texture.

Variations:  Within Species And Grades: Moderate variations in color.









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