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Forum topic by JKVWood posted 12-10-2017 12:21 PM 618 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-10-2017 12:21 PM

Can anyone identify this wood? It came from a house in South Texas that was made in 1910. When I found it, it was in a weathered condition and had asphalt paper and slap staples on it.


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#1 posted 12-10-2017 12:24 PM

Looks like figured cherry to me. Neat little table.

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#2 posted 12-10-2017 12:54 PM


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#3 posted 12-10-2017 01:51 PM

kinda got a mesquite look to it.

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#4 posted 12-10-2017 01:58 PM

I’ll go with Mesquite, also.

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#5 posted 12-10-2017 03:34 PM

Looks like Mahogany to me maybe even Cuban. How was it to work with ? Did your heart fill with joy good mahogany will do that.:)

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#6 posted 12-10-2017 04:27 PM

The grain is what throws me off. It’s unlike anything I’ve seen before

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