Bocote guitar top type 'B' grade A**.
For drop tops
Cordia gerascanthus sourced from Mexico
Photo is of a typical piece.
Bocote is a particularly fine and beautiful wood with colours varying from light and golden brown with dark chocolate brown variegated markings giving a truly exotic look.In the furniture world Bocote has long been used as a ‘rosewood’ variety or substitute. In the world of guitar making Bocote works in a similar way both visually and acoustically.