Brosum aubietti French Guiana
A small tree, seldom growing more than 12 m high and a diameter of 0.3 m to 0.6 m.
It is quite a rare tree found in rain or marsh forests.
The heartwood has the appearance of snakeskin, being red/brown with black vertical stripes which run across the grain.
It is very hard and dense and used for decorative turning and violin bows.
Email or telephone to enquire. Still have some nicely figured half logs 12in long.
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