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post #1 of 5 Old 09-06-2010, 01:53 AM Thread Starter
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Could you identify this wood?

Do you know what species of wood the table in the picture is? Is this considered burl wood or a regular slab?

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post #2 of 5 Old 09-06-2010, 10:03 AM
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Since no one else has responded to your question yet, I'll put in my 2 cents worth.

It's a slab, not burl wood. I am guessing maybe walnut, but could be something else if it was stained that color. Just my humble opinion.

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I'd guess walnut over anything else I can think of but I wouldn't bet money on that unless I knew the original color. Yes, as juniper said, it's not a burl slab at all, just a slab.

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what is the history behind the piece.

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It looks like a slab of Pine that's been stained and top coated with a film finish.






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