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Millettia Laurentii

Wenge
Wenge (H) (Millettia laurentii) aka Dikela, Pillisandre du Congo.  Comes from Congo, Cameroon and Gabon.  Dark brown with clearly defined, very closely spaced whitish bands which give the wood a most attractive appearance.  Very coarse texture.  Excellent turnery wood and makes beautiful inlays.  Polishes extremely well.  Specific gravity .88
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