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A Picasso poster bought from a secondhand store, a 1930s parlor guitar made of Brazilian rosewood and tins from her grandmother’s house in Aleppo.
Nearby, an antique chest of drawers made of ivory, metal, rosewood and teak with images of lions carved into the base is similar to a piece in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
The lobby is all polished rosewood with travertine marble floors, a grand piano, a glass pool table, and a barkeep in a white tux.
Here’s a silver bullet fix with dark, woodsy notes of rosewood, vetiver, and patchouli and moisturizing natural oils (jojoba, argan).
Go with the top-shelf Signature model at about $45,000, and chunks of rosewood and real aluminum grace the cabin.
In China, for instance, rosewood—known as Hongmu and under CITES protection since 2013—is used to build high-end Ming and Qing dynasty replica furniture.
George Gruhn, a Nashville guitar salesman, says his industry has been paralyzed by regulations on rosewood, a crucial raw material.
In the dining room, the 19th-century furnishings include a French table of walnut and rosewood, a set of Flemish dining chairs and a gilded-bronze chandelier; the walls are clad in antiqued mirrors hand-painted in a floral design.
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