Bird’s Eye Maple

Latin Name: Acer saccharum

Distribution: North America

Cutting Method: Half-round, rotary

Properties: A defect that creates a series of small eyes to be spread across the veneer. Regularity of size and distribution adds value

Uses: Highly decorative and expensive. Very popular in art-deco period of 1920′s and 30′s. Often found on luxury yachts and becoming increasingly popular.

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