Bodark B-731 2.8" x 2.8" x 14.2"

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Bodark  B-731
2.8" x 2.8" x 14.2"
3.9 lbs.

This is a nice rift- to plain-sawn board of Texas Bodark. The color is the strong golden-yellow of Bodark heartwood, with a surface patina developing of the deeper medium brown and golden tones of aged bodark.  Note that the color variations on the surface (like in photo 2) do not penetrate -- the internal color is uniform throughout.

The edges on this block have a bit of wane, as shown in the close-up photos.  This will turn right off on the lathe.   The wane is associated with a thin, surface-parallel fracture that is at maximum depth about 1/2" deep.   I see no other cracks, checks, or significant flaws. 

We've discounted the block a bit (20%) due to the wane area.