The Katsura bench is all solid mortise and tenon construction and utilizes a plank on frame design that employs hidden through tenoning between the legs and platform. The stretcher system is truss built for strength and as a design element. It can be ordered in different woods and sizes.
Goncalo Alves is grown in South America . The color of the wood is usually a warm brown with orange and black undertones. This wood has a grain and density similar to many rosewoods, making it ideal for fine furniture.