Book Of Traceable Heraldic Art

Nail

See also: Nail in Pictorial Dictionary of Heraldry.

Closing Nail (1) §

A glaziers nail.

Default alignment: palewise, point to base. No proper coloration.

Source: Insignia Venetorum Nobilium II. Artist unknown. (From the arms of Boche, folio 67.)

Closing Nail (2) §

A glaziers nail.

Default alignment: palewise, point to base. No proper coloration.

Source: Wappenbuch der Arlberg-Bruderschaft. Artist: Vigil Raber. (Folio 16r, arms of Nagele.)

Passion Nail (1) §

A carpenter’s nail, called a passion nail due to its association with the crucifixion.

Default orientation: palewise, point to base.

Passion Nail (2) §

A carpenter’s nail, called a passion nail due to its association with the crucifixion.

Default orientation: palewise, point to base.

Source: Pennsic Traceable Art. Artist: Roana d’Evreux.

Passion Nail (3) §

A carpenter’s nail, called a passion nail due to its association with the crucifixion.

Default orientation: palewise, point to base.

Source: Les Blasons des Communautés d'Apothicaires au XVIIe Siècle. Artist unknown.