Origin of citron wood
Examples from the Web for citron wood
The Romans, in the time of Nero, had tables made of citron-wood brought from Mauritania; they were varnished with purple and gold.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts
An Italian mandoline of citron-wood inlaid with mother-of-pearl, engraven with figures.Musical Myths and Facts, Volume I (of 2)|Carl Engel
And its walls and its roof were made of cypress-wood, and its doors of ivory and citron-wood.
One may surely admire the tigrine stripes and panther-like spots of the citron-wood without being a Lucullus or an Apicius.Darkness and Dawn|Frederic W. Farrar