African Olivewood 1.5in x 1.5in x 12in Afr_Olivewood12
African Olivewood 1.5in x 1.5in x 12in
Olea hochstetteri, (African Olivewood)- It grows in Montane rain forests. It is most common in Kenya and parts of Zaire. The heartwood is pale brown with irregular dark gray-brown streaks and the sapwood is pale yellow. The grain is straight or shallowly interlocked and figured and has a fine and even texture. The surface is usually slightly oily.
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1.5" x 1.5" x 12"