Grades by Species

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  • Latin name: Aningeria spp.
  • Common name(s): Anegre, Anigre, Aningeria
  • Sources: Tropical East and West Africa
CHARACTERISTICS Light tan, sometimes creamy, occasionally light pink. Grain texture smooth, with occasional light silica inclusions. Figure ranges from unfigured to highly figured, often with a pronounced fiddleback.
COMMON CUTS Plain sliced, Quarter sliced - Ribbon striped
USES Decorative veneer and lumber for architectural millwork and occasional cabinetry.
PRICE $$-$$$, depending on level of specification