Made of rosewood with mahogany as the secondary wood, it includes brass stringing on the top and sides and an inlaid flush brass escutcheon and central brass plate.
It is a superb piece, made of mahogany and rosewood and inlaid with ebony spikes to the corners, raised on three lyre supports, each with splayed legs and brass lion-paw feet.
Along one side of the pool, fast-growing Indian rosewood trees screen the garage.
The box was fashioned of antique burnished rosewood , with brass cylinders and myriad bells all working in perfectly refined unison.
Unlike previous doors he had passed which were flimsy and made of cheap, laminated wood, this one was unscratched and made of stained rosewood .
A final photograph shows a less common tool, a wide smoothing plane constructed of heavy rosewood .
Many rococo revival etageres were made from imported rosewood because the beautiful grain patterns followed the lines of carved decoration.
Once in a while the really dense woods, such as boxwood and ebony can fool me, and I really have to work hard to tell the difference between Madasgar and Honduras rosewood .
The desk is of mahogany, bird's eye maple, rosewood , and leather.
The King John Library is a baroque delight, with acres of gold leaf, faux marble, rosewood and ebony tables and of course stacks and stacks of books.