8.9 ft x 13.1 ft = 115.7 ft²
53.6 px/inch (DPI)
8.9 ft x 3.2 ft = 28.8 ft²
89.4 px/inch (DPI)
8.9 ft x 1.1 ft = 10.2 ft²
136.4 px/inch (DPI)
Amphimas ferrugineus Pierre, Amphimas pterocarpoides Harms (Fam. Leguminosae Caesalpiniaceae)
Bokanga, Edjuin, Edzui, Muizi
As veneer in its natural coloring for Cerejeira, Eyong, Pterygota and Nigerian Satinwood; brownish steamed for Oak-lumbers and imbued for Wenge (Millettia laurentii) or Panga-Panga (Millettia stuhlmannii). – As solid wood (partially) for Celtis (Ohia) / Oak-lumbers, European Ash (Fraxinus excelsiot), Eyong, Pterygota, Manil (Symphonia globulifera) and European Beech (Fagus syivatica).
West Africa: Equatorial Guinea, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Ghana, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and Zaire
The sapwood is nearly white and 5 cm wide. The heartwood goes from yellow to light golden brown and turns darker. The pores are rough, scattered and less numerous, so surface does not appear porous; Pore channels of all longitudinal areas are mostly straight serial. The direction of grain is predominantly straight, partly also with light irregular twist and mostly forms a weak shine-stripe. The texture is clearly striped, ragged flamy and matt polished effect. It is very decorative.