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Mozambique Wood Veneer

Mozambique Wood VeneerThere is a combination of colors in this veneer that can't be found in any other species. The reddish brown tones and black veins make it a great complementary veneer to many other species and the mottled figure truly makes it stand out. The mild figure you see in the pictures below is just a hint of the iridescence that pops out when a finish is applied.

Common Name:
  Amazique, Ovangkol, Shedua
Scientific Name:
  Guibourtia ehie
  Medium to dark brown with gray to black stripes along with hints of green
  West Africa (Cameroon, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, and Nigeria)
  Moderate hardness
  Medium texture with interlocked grain
  Readily accepts stains and finishes
Did You Know:   Mozambique is used by Martin, Warmoth, Yamaha, Ibanez, and many other fine guitar companies around the world.

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Tip from Joe

I've found that iPhones and iPads display reasonably accurate colors of our veneer photos.
Rendering variations on some computer monitors can cause our pictures to appear different from the actual veneer.