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LATIN: GUIBOURTIA TESSMANNII ORIGIN: CENTRAL AFRICA
Bubinga is an exotic wood native to Africa, and is very similar to rosewood. The wood is hard, with a reddish brown color, and lustrous figure. Some of the wood features darker grain striping. Bubinga has good working characteristics, making it a favorite for turning and carving, furniture, veneer, and cabinetry. It has a fine texture and finishes very smoothly, with a lustrous and almost glassy look.
Coarse, open, consistent
Interlocking and swirling
Dermatitis and possible skin lesions
Browinsh red, possible purple streaks
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