included in Exotic wood assortment pack
ROSEWOOD, HONDURAN (Nogaed)
Generally believed to be fairly scarce. Color is pink to purple brown with darker and
lighter bands in attractive combinations. The grain is typically straight and the texture
is medium to fine with a low to medium luster.
Common uses include cabinetmaking, marquetry, tool handles, drum sticks, fine
furniture, handles, organ pipes, piano keys, pianos and xylophones.
Specific Gravity is .96 (very dense). Has excellent turning qualities.