Olive veneer

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

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Characteristics of Olive veneer

Latin name:

Olea europaea; Fam. Olceaceae


one of the worlds hardest woods, very heavy, dense, compact and fine pored, gorgeous, exceptional grain, long drying and storage before further processing necessary, difficult to work with, shows very smooth, subtile lustrous surface after thoroughly treatment, wood does not absorb odors, liquids or colors

Wood color:

light homogeneous sapwood, heartwood honey yellow with darker grain and impressive luster


Southern Europe: coastal areas of the eastern Mediterranean basin


small pieces of furniture, inlays, handcrafts, kitchenwear

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