The softly bowed ends and raised pyramid shaped door medallions on the Adolphus II combine to create a heightened sense of three-dimensionality to this design. This is accentuated by the use of diamond matched veneers on the door faces, which creates a classic "X" element with the contrasting purfling inlay.
The top is available in bookmatched or diamond matched veneer patterns.
Woods used in the buffet as shown in the photo are Sycamore and Wenge.
Woods typically used in the creation of this design are FSC certified as being derived from sustainable sources.
This is verified by independent third party audits under Smartwood certificate #SW-COC-000055.
All glues used are non-UF (urea formaldehyde) while the water based finish is low-VOC (volatile organic compound) and is doctor recommended even for those with chemical sensitivities.
It is for these reasons that this design is Greenspec listed at my website.
The Adolphus Buffet is also consistent with the sustainability standards set out by the U.S. Green Building Council's stringent LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) program, namely the MR-7 Credit for certified wood use; the EQ Credit 4.1 for Low Emitting Solvents and Materials; and the EQ Credit 4.2 for Low Emitting Materials, Paints and Coatings.… Read more Read less