This message board is made from 200 year old heart pine wood discovered in from the rubble of a house located in the heart of St. Augustine FL. It has been reclaimed into an antique and functional message board. It has been finished to enhance it's natural distressed textures and color. Mini close-pin stringed wire hangs from side to side for easy picture or reminder hanging. It is light weight and has attached wine backing, making it easy to move and hang.