it is used for making cabinets and flooring, and for carving. it is exported as quality veneers. due to its after-work quality when sealed and dyed, it is often sold as genuine rosewood or as teak. it has no discernible qualities of a genuine rosewood. it has comparable strength with teak, but lower quality and price than teak or dalbergia .
bridgestone corporation 株式会社ブリヂストン, kabushiki-gaisha burijisuton tyo: 5108 is a japanese multinational auto and truck parts manufacturer founded in 1931 by shojiro ishibashi 石橋正二郎, ishibashi shōjirō in the city of kurume, fukuoka, japan.the name bridgestone comes from a calque translation and transposition of ishibashi, meaning 'stone bridge' in japanese.
the acushnet holdings company is an american company that makes golf equipment and clothing.. acushnet is best known for its titleist golf balls.it also produces clubs such as irons, drivers, putters under the scotty cameron brand , other equipment, and apparel and accessories under the brands footjoy and pinnacle.. prior to may 2011, it was a subsidiary of the fortune brands corporation.
a mask is an object normally worn on the face, typically for protection, disguise, performance, or entertainment.masks have been used since antiquity for both ceremonial and practical purposes, as well as in the performing arts and for entertainment. they are usually worn on the face, although they may also be positioned for effect elsewhere on the wearer's body.
the chrysanthemum is one of the 'four gentlemen' 四君子 of china the others being the plum blossom, the orchid, and bamboo . the chrysanthemum is said to have been favored by tao qian, an influential chinese poet, and is symbolic of nobility. it is also one of the four symbolic seasonal flowers.
wife selling is the practice of a husband selling his wife and may include the sale of a by a party outside a marriage. wife selling has had numerous purposes throughout the practice's history; and the term 'wife sale' is not defined in all sources relating to the topic.
monkey is a common name that may refer to groups or species of mammals, in part, the simians of infraorder simiiformes. the term is applied descriptively to groups of primates, such as families of new world monkeys and old world monkeys.many monkey species are tree-dwelling , although there are species that live primarily on the ground, such as baboons.
derby county football club / ˈ d ɑːr b i / is a professional association football club based in derby, derbyshire, england.the club competes in the efl championship, the second tier of english football, and has played its home matches at pride park stadium since 1997.. notable for being one of the 12 founder members of the football league in 1888, derby county is one of only 10 clubs to .
ebony is a dense black/brown hardwood, most commonly yielded by several different species in the genus diospyros, which also contains the persimmons.ebony is dense enough to sink in water. it is finely-textured and has a mirror finish when polished, making it valuable as an ornamental wood. the word ebony comes from the ancient egyptian hbny, through the ancient greek ἔβενος ébenos .
the flag of poland polish: flaga polski consists of two horizontal stripes of equal width, the upper one white and the lower one red.the two colours are defined in the polish constitution as the national colours.a variant of the flag with the national coat of arms in the middle of the white stripe is legally reserved for official use abroad and at sea.
bali has no major waterways, although the ho river is navigable by small sampan boats. black sand beaches between pasut and klatingdukuh are being developed for tourism, but apart from the seaside temple of tanah lot, they are not yet used for significant tourism.
deflation was the more typical situation for over a century when gold and paper money backed by gold were used as money in the 18th and 19th centuries. modern day monetary systems are based on fiat money and are no longer tied to the value of gold. the control of the amount of money in the economy is known as monetary policy.
the koi is a symbol of luck, prosperity, and good fortune in japan. in sri lanka, interior courtyards most often have one or several fish ponds dedicated to koi. sri lanka is the sixth largest cultivator of ornamental fish in the world after singapore, hong kong, malaysia, thailand and the philippines. see also. culture of japan
the flag of south africa was designed in march 1994 and adopted on 27 april 1994, at the beginning of south africa's 1994 general election, to replace the flag that had been used since 1928.the new national flag, designed by the then state herald of south africa frederick brownell, was chosen to represent the country's new democracy after the end of apartheid.
cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a field at the centre of which is a 20-metre 22-yard pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two bails balanced on three stumps.the batting side scores runs by striking the ball bowled at the wicket with the bat, while the bowling and fielding side tries to prevent this and dismiss each player so they are .