Snakewood, native to Brazil, is a grained wood that is very slow growing. Its characteristic grain pattern is mottled like a snakeskin. This wood is among the most expensive in the world and is especially prized in instrument making and exclusive works of art. Snakewood is one of the most strikingly grained precious woods.
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