West African Zebrawood, Microberlinia brazzavillensis also known as Zebrano, Zingana. Western Africa, Gabon and Cameroon Republic. Light golden-yellow with narrow veining or streaks of dark to almost black, giving the quartered surface a zebra-stripe appearance. Although the wood works rather easily with hand and power machines it is best finished by hand or belt/random orbit sander as tearout is common with machines. Specific gravity .74; 46 lbs/cu ft.