Chechen (Caribbean Rosewood) Metopium brownie
Chechen is also known as “Black Poison Wood”. Chechen’s color ranges from amber to dark brown, often with a range of colors and contrasting streaks. This wood is quite hard, dense and tight-grained. With care, a beautiful, lustrous finish can be obtained. Chechen is slightly oily, but not as much as teak. It is an excellent furniture-making wood that is suitable for a variety of other applications. Chechen is very rot resistant.
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Source Region: Mexico and Central America
**Please note: Unless otherwise stated, our turning stock is not kiln dried but in various stages of air drying.