Should we consider crafted woods in the mix?
Check out this amazing work by Sueshiro Sano, a 9th generation ship builder. You have to click through to the following link to get close ups of this amazing work:
Know what I love about great craftsmen? They design and build some things just because they can. I don't think I'll be ordering one of these mahogany beauties anytime soon, but you'd have to appreciate the diversity of anyone who did!