Bubinga box maker's piece 1150 x 175 x 13mm re-sawn from kiln dried planking with a sanded finish.
Guibourtia demeusii from West Africa
Photo is of a typical piece.
A quality cabinet and turnery timber. Firm, solid and stable.Light pinkish brown in colour often lightly veined in red. Sometime useful as an alternative to rosewood.
Bubinga is CITES listed and requires a special permit for export. We regret that for practical reasons we are not able to supply this item outside the UK