Collection: Khamphi Rosewood

Dalbergia cultrata, also called "cultrata rosewood", is from Southeast Asia. It is very rare especially in light of the Cites export regulations on Rosewoods. Even before these regulations, it was a difficult species to obtain. The wood is used for marimbas and other instruments as the tap tone is very bright and projects well. It is remarkably similar in density and tone to the revered Brazilian rosewood. Taking a high natural polish and working easily, this is ideal for turners.
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