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Leadwood

Leadwood
Leadwood
Product Code: Leadwood
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Botanical name: Combretum imberbe

Family: Combretaceae

Distribution: South Africa to Tanzania

Properties:
Hard and heavy, and difficult to work. Protected tree, so little comes onto the market.               

Description and uses:
Highly prized, mainly used now for ornamental work, knife handles etc. The tree is held in great regard by the Ovambos and Hereros of Namibia.

Properties
Applications Carving,Knife Handles
Colour Variegated
Grain Pattern Figured
Workability Medium

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