A polished, African rosewood
grip has Jim Shockey's initials and a checker pattern engraved on the heel.
Bubinga, essingang, kevazingo, kevasingo, kewasingo, waka, ovang, African rosewood
Etimoe, the West African hardwood that offers strength and hardness, is sometimes known as the African rosewood
because of its similarity to the beautiful rosewoods.
One such "exotic" woodgrain is Bubinga, an Equatorial African rosewood
A This is bubinga, a West African "rosewood," referred to as African rosewood