This board is just amazing to own! This is a solid wood board, the timber has been seasoned for approximately 18 months prior to manufacture to ensure that there will be no shrinking or warping of your board, which if cared for properly will last for generations. Made from genuine Indian Sheesham wood and Boxwood, you need to see and handle this board to fully appreciate the craftsmanship and the beauty of the wood. Everyone who sees this will comment on how exquisite this board is. The board is 21" X 21" or 530mm x 530mm with 55mm squares, is 21mm thick and has has an exceptionally smooth mat finish.