MOZAMBIQUE FIGURED (FIDDLEBACK) WOOD
Mozambique figured quarter cut wood veneer heartwood is a mid-chocolate brown with grayish-black stripes. Interlocked grain; moderately coarse textured. Also has a nice natural luster.
Common Uses for Quarter Cut Mozambique Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, cabinetry, ceilings, furniture, millwork, as well as musical instruments. Also private aircraft and yacht interiors.
Other Name(s): Also referred to as Amazaque or Ovangkol wood veneer.
The Tree: Regularly reaches heights of 95-150 feet, with trunk diameters usually around 2-3 feet.