Bolivian Rosewood is an exotic wood with beautiful, rosewood like wood with black striping on top of a dark brown background. Bolivian Rosewood undergoes a substantial degree of color change as the wood lightens over time and more so in direct sunlight from the darker brown tones to lighter gold/tan tones with a muting the fresh milled color variation. Bolivian Rosewood offers a wide range of colors from medium to light browns through to almost black brown purplish tones, on top of which there is frequent black striping.
Avg Dry Wgt : 53 lbs/ft3 (848 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 1960lbf (8719 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.84
Texture : Fine to medium, even
Grain Pattern : Slighly wavy
Health Risk : Dermatitis, irritation to the eyes, respiratory problems
Color : Light to very dark brown
Wood Type : Tropical Hardwood