ANIGRE GREY DYED
Dyed grey Anigre quarter cut veneer has a grey tint and fiddleback figure. Also has a fine, lustrous texture. Tinted to a grey tone using an aniline dye. Also commonly spelled as Anegre.
Common Uses: Architectural panels and mill work, cabinetry, doors, musical instruments, flooring, furniture and interior woodwork, as well as boat and yacht design.
Other Name(s): Anegre, Aniegre.
The Tree: Height varies but generally reaches heights of 180 feet with a trunk diameter of 3-4 feet.
A Little History: Because of its light tones, Anigre is sometimes used as a replacement for cherry – it can be easily dyed to visually replicate cherry wood veneer. (Source: Woodworking Network)