East Indian Rosewood - Dalbergia latifolia
East Indian Rosewood can vary from a golden brown to a deep purplish brown, with darker brown streaks. It has a medium texture and fairly small pores. The grain is usually narrowly interlocked. East Indian Rosewood has been used extensively on acoustic guitars since the mid 1960s.
Origin: India, Sri Lanka, and Indonesia
Janka Hardness: 2,440 lbf (10,870 N)