The tree basically grows while twisting in clockwise or counterclockwise direction, but Sapeli, the same Maliaceae family (Sendan family) tree as mahogany, reverses periodically that is a factor for unique beauty. It is a phenomenon in which the forward and reverse grain appear alternatively as striped patterns depending on the reflection state of light. Although it is said to be intertwined grain, the shading is reversed depending on the angle of view, creating a beautiful look with fluctuations.
Whereabouts in the living room are almost decided, but sometimes, please sit in the opposite position as usual. If you invert your view, you may discover the new beauty of your house.