This is one of over 5039 textures generated by Filter Forge, a Photoshop plugin that allows you to create your own filters.
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This is a swirling pattern that looks like it is carved from wood. There is a fine mahogany like grain effect as well which can be controlled in size, strength, and angle. Some settings flattens it out so it looks more like inlaid veneer.
wood, carved, grain, pattern, veneer