The wood I have purchased at Black Forest has always been top notch
Can't remember what wood I bought, I believe it was Wenge, but cut up the 12" into 5 chunks and made 5 bottle stoppers. Excellent definition & grain pattern. 100% Will buy again.
Making chess pieces
Have not used as yet they will be cut up to make small pieces for wooden toys will not be used for turning
2"x2"x12" Turning Squares