Smoothing the back Published September 21, 2011 at 1000 × 753 in Construction started #14-15 ← Previous Next → This Indian rosewood is quite purple, and very oily. The smell when planing is intoxicating.
it’s a good smell or a bad one?
It is not exactly sweet and flowery like Brazilian rosewood is, similar to a perfume, but rather exotic and heavy. I think it matches the image of India very well.