Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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two large nails
  • United States
  • two large nails, 1860
  • Where object was made: Portland, Maine, United States
  • iron
  • Object Length/Diameter: .01) 16.5 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: .01) 6 1/2 x 9/16 in
    Object Length/Diameter: .02) 16 x 1.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: .02) 6 1/4 x 9/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5606.01,2
Description

The two spike-like iron nails are square in cross-section, but the heads are round. They are a very dark color.