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 provide one of the best clues to help determine the age of historic buildings,
especially those constructed during the nineteenth century, when nail-making ...
Batcheler, as Technical Leaflet 15 in the. December, 1963, issue of History NEws
. The Nail Chronology paper has been re- vised, and put in the new format, and.
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 ...
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 ...
Jul 23, 2010 ... Traditionalist John Poole discusses the history and merits of square nails.
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 ...
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; ...
Historic Nails. by George E. Bentley, Waterford, VA Reprinted from the Waterford
Foundation Booklet of 1958. Handmade (wrought) nails, of soft malleable iron ...
acteristics of the nails (here called features) that result from dateable
technological developments in the history of nail manufacture. Each of the
general methods ...