This special English Walnut was cut from a large, highly figured log that we purchased from a landowner in California who was taking out their orchard. The lumber was dried in our vacuum kiln and is ready to use! It has been surfaced on two sides. Excellent black marbled streaks, fiddleback, and crotch wood figure can be present and will add a touch of class to your woodworking. This graft piece has solid spalting looks like a yellowish white V shape around 1/4 inch deep. It has a 3 inch check in a knot opposite end of the numbers and has been aged since 2014 and is dry and ready to use.