9.8 ft x 13.1 ft = 129.2 ft²
50.8 px/inch (DPI)
9.8 ft x 3.2 ft = 32 ft²
84.7 px/inch (DPI)
9.8 ft x 1.2 ft = 11.6 ft²
127 px/inch (DPI)
Pericopsis elata van Meeuwen, Afrormosia elata Harms.; family: Leguminosae Papilionatae
Kokrodua, Afrormosia, Asamela, Mohole
In the decoration area as solid wood and veneer for Teak, by constructions for Doussi.
Tropical West- and Centralafrica: Ivory Coast, Ghana, Cameroon, Nigeria, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zaire, Central African Republic
The sapwood is nearly white, very narrow and yellowed. In contrast the heartwood is good deposited, yellowish-green, brownish to olive-coloured, later it turns darker on dark-yellow to tawny. The pores are medium-sized, scattered and fairly numerous. Growth zones are not clearly visible. The wood is decorative and frequently forms narrow and regular stripes. It is lowly slipping and hard. The direction of grain is with irregular twist, often caused a regular and narrow stripes of brilliance, which illuminate the matt-finished wood a light gold-tone.