Santos Rosewood flat cut wood veneer is chocolate brown to purple to black. Grain is a variegated stripe with a marble-like figure. Fine texture with small pores and clear cathedrals.
Common Uses for Flat Cut Santos Rosewood Wood Veneer: Used in most “contrasty” panel applications. Also used in furniture and millwork, as well as for musical instruments.
The Tree: Can grow to heights of 100 feet with trunk diameters around 3-5 feet.
Region: South America