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Nail (fastener)

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In woodworking and construction, a nail is a pin-shaped object of metal which is used as a fastener, as a peg to hang something, ...

Nails: Clues to a Building's History - University of Vermont

www.uvm.edu/~histpres/203/nails.html

Nails provide one of the best clues to help determine the age of historic buildings, especially those constructed during the nineteenth century, when nail-making ...

A History of Nails - Style - NAILS Magazine

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Sep 29, 2012 ... Allure's September 2012 issue featured a timeline of nail styles throughout history, starting in ancient Egypt and ending with nail decals and ...

All about nails - Appaltree.net

www.appaltree.net/aba/nails.htm

The collection of cut nails that you see above were used in its construction. .... See their history section for information on nails and about Roman-era nails ...

nail chronology - UMW Blogs

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Restoration” by Penelope Hartshome. Batcheler, as Technical Leaflet 15 in the. December, 1963, issue of HISTORY News. The Nail Chronology paper has been  ...

History of Nail Art - Artemis Nail Art

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History of Nail Art. 3000 years Before Christ the Chinese used enamel on their fingers. They applied the substance and left it to sit for several hours, the result; ...

The Humble Nail - A Key to Unlock the Past - The Harp Gallery

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Nails in antique furniture are often barely noticeable, but they are another key to unlock the history of wooden pieces. The quest for the ideal nail has taken ...

How nail is made - material, manufacture, making, history, used ...

www.madehow.com/Volume-2/Nail.html

A nail consists of a metal rod or shank, pointed at one end and usually having a formed head at the other, that can be hammered into pieces of wood or other ...

Tremont Nail Company History

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Established 1819. Nail makers for over 180 years. The Nail Mill. The main mill building was constructed in the early 1800's and was named after the fulling mill  ...

Nails and Wood screws - Building Conservation

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Historic nails and wood screws by Jonathan Taylor. ... give an indication of the age of joinery or its fittings and provides a useful insight into a building's history ...

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The history of nail making - Glasgow Steel Nail Co

www.glasgowsteelnail.com

The history of NAIL MAKING. (this page contains the substance of an article entitled 'Traditional Cut Nails - worth preserving?' written in May 2002 at the request ...

History of Nails - Fourshee

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Apr 27, 1992 ... The lowly nail's history goes back several thousand years. While the nail ... Bronze nails, found in Egypt, have been dated 3400 BC. The Bible ...

THE COMMON NAIL - PAST Tool Collectors

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THE COMMON NAIL we seldom think about until we need one has a long history, evolving as it did from a simple peg of wood, bone or ivory into the wrought ...