Amboyna wood

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Am`boy´na wood

1.A beautiful mottled and curled wood, used in cabinetwork. It is obtained from the Pterocarpus Indicus of Amboyna, Borneo, etc.
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The Morimoto 600 MC series features handles made from Amboyna Wood from southeastern Asia.
Napa leather, nubuck leather, suede and everything from cherry to burl walnut to amboyna wood can be specified during the ordering process.
His work followed Ruhlmann's elegant style, using exotic species such as amboyna wood with stylized floral marquetry and ivory inlays.