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    Just found this site via a friend on FB. Incredible wood must see to appreciate. Not selling anything myself just a great site with awesome wood.

    Imagine 1200 year old wood that has been buried for over 50,000 years in your hands....Does not get much sweeter than that.

    The World's Oldest Wood, Ancient Kauri | Ancientwood, LTD.
    "Still Montana Mike"

    "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
    Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC

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    That is some beautiful wood and an incredible story of it's age & how it's harvested. However, at $40 per bd ft, I don't see myself making any Christmas ornaments from it this year.
    Homer : "Oh, and how is education supposed to make me feel smarter. Besides, every time I learn something new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain."

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    • #3
      Priced like Koa is here in the Islands. Sometimes I think some woods are worth more than gold or oil.
      Hawaiilad
      Larry

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      • #4
        A little cheaper down here for ancient kauri. I am paying $54 for one metre of 200 x 100 (8 x 4) which works out at around US$5 per board foot if my maths are correct. Check out the NZ website for the American supplier at
        Ancient Kauri Kingdom - NZ Kauri Wood.

        Cheers,

        Rhys

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