1810G. BarringtonAcct of Voy. 326Hassagai hout, is a beautiful tree,..and is used for naves, fellies, and spokes of waggon-wheels, and most implements of husbandry. The grain of this wood is somewhat closer and the colour darker than those of plain mahogany.
1815J. Mackrill Diary. 91Hassagai hout is the Curtisia faginea of the Hortus Kewensis.
1847J. BarrowAutobiog. Memoir 162Next in size was the yzer, or iron-wood (sideroxylon); hassagai-hout (Curtisia faginea). This beautiful tree is used for the naves and spokes of waggon-wheels.
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