Figured Live Edge Black Cottonwood Slab

This rustic slab has some nice fiddleback present. It has one live edge and one square edge. There is a knot with a 4 inch check and a couple of additional checks on the back side that are from the same knot. There is also a 5 inch end split at numbered end. This piece is kiln dried.

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Black Cottonwood
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