Santos rosewwood boxmakers piece no. 1.
1175 x 125 x 6mm.
Machaerium scleroxylon sourced from Bolivia
Photo is of actual piece.
A substitute rosewood of great beauty, red brown to deep purple brown, fine textured and beautifully marked, showing much of the character of the best rosewoods and superb for cabinet work. Santos rosewood can cause a skin allergy.