Macore veneer

Above you see an example of quartered Macore veneer. If you are interested in this specie, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Characteristics of Macore veneer

Latin name:

Tieghemella heckelii Pierre, Tieghemella africana A. Chev.; Fam. Sapotaceae

Other names:

Macore, Macor, Makore, Macor, Makore, Baku, Abacu, Douka, Okolla, African Pearwood, African Cherry, Cherry Mahogany


This specie often developes figure, suitable for slicing and rotary cut (steamed)

Wood color:

pale pink-brown to dark red brown


West-, Central Africa; Cameroon, Congo, Gaboon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria


Furniture production, cabinetry, doors, stairs, parquets

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