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Description 
7 of 8 yellow metal (copper and zinc) fastenings from the Edwin Fox. Six of them are in a specially made wooden holder on the side of the display cabinet. This one is lying on top on the right. It is shaped more like a nail with a sharpened point, but tapered like a chisel. Rivets are often square and they are used to hold planks together on a wooden ship. They have a a rove-plate which is used like a washer.
Rivet -Edwin Fox Society Collection of Objects and Photographs -Copyright Edwin Fox Society Inc
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EFS0.800.0028

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Last modified on: January 22, 2015