This Madrone burl lumber has varying shades of beautiful pinkish-red color. All boards and slabs are vacuum kiln dried which preserves the freshly milled colors in the dry wood. It has been surfaced on two sides. Live edges with burl eyes contain checking. This batch has some great color and amazing burl! This exceptional batch makes this wood an outstanding choice for your woodworking projects! This piece of lumber has a couple checks on the back side. There is a small dent on the opposite end of the numbers. It has a couple pin holes below the numbers.