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Nail

Object Number: 
Z.1948
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 5.7 x 3.2 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Metal nail with a hexagon shaped head and a curved four sided spike.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group