This detail is what my whole world has been about for the past week. This is the final detail after numerous phone calls with the job superintendent. There are 2 other details that show different thickness as well. Details, details, details, that is what my job is all about. These door jambs are made of the exotic veneer Pomele Sapele. This is a photo of Pomele Sapele:
It's beautiful, huh? It's from Africa. Due to the unique growing pattern of this tree its wood provides a veneer pattern which is almost figured.
That's todays lesson in exotic veneers.