Santos Mahogany veneer

Above you see an example of Santos Mahogany veneer. If you are interested in this specie, please do not hesitate to contact us. 

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Characteristics of Santos Mahogany veneer

Latin name:

Myroxylon balsamum; Fam. Fabaceae

Other names:

Cabreuva Vermelha, Red Cabreuva, Cabriuva, Red Incensio, Quinquino, Estoraque, Balsamo, Nava


strong scent, very hard wood of extreme density with only little shrinkage, excellent wood for floorings, can be finished with high natural polish

Wood color:

color may vary from light orange brown to a rich dark redbrown to purple brown, mainly medium to dark Mahogany tones, stabile against light influence


Central to South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, San Salvador


floorings, furnitures, cabinetry, turnery

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