Their sideboards were covered with the copper and silver work of Eastern smiths and the confectioneries of Damascus.
That the Kenites, too, were a race of metal-workers is quite uncertain, although even at the present day the smiths in Arabia form a distinct nomadic class.
It had large gilds of fabri (smiths and carpenters) and centonarii (firemen) .
(5) The Chalkeia (feast of smiths), at which the birth of Erechtheus and the invention.
those of weavers, smiths, armourers, merchants, hunters, and even the general and the sailor.
Sword-blades have been made here since the early middle ages, and tradition affirms that the art was introduced during the Crusades by smiths from Damascus.
Coals richer in hydrogen, on the other hand, are more useful for burning in open fires - smiths' forges and furnaces - where a long flame is required.
Palladius, who visited the Egyptian monasteries about the close of the 4th century, found among the 300 members of the coenobium of Panopolis, under the Pachomian rule, 15 tailors, 7 smiths, 4 carpenters, 12 camel-drivers and 15 tanners.
Good smiths' and carpenters' work is done.
Four horns, representing the hostile world-power that oppresses Israel and Jerusalem, are cast down by four smiths.
foresters, seamen, smiths, &c.), and hence are called professional associations (Berufsgenossenschaften).
Iron is smelted by the natives, who, especially amongst the Hausas, are very clever smiths, and manufacture fine lances and arrow heads, knives and swords, and also hoes.
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The supposed figures of glass-blowers in early scenes are really those of smiths, blowing their fires by means of reeds tipped with clay.
In wrought iron the German smiths, especially during the 15th century, greatly excelled.
In the ornamental iron-work for doors the French smiths were pre-eminent for the richness of design and skilful treatment of their metal.
Cast iron, brought to perfection by the Coalbrookdale Company about 1860, but now little esteemed, owing to the poverty of design which so often counterfeits smiths' work, presents great opportunities to founders possessing taste or willing to submit to artistic control.
IO 3.22 2 1901 in teaching carpentry and smithy-work to boys who never intended to be carpenters or smiths; but this misdirection of industry has since been remedied, and the industrial schools have been made the first stepping-stone towards a professional career.
Whether he was also, like Hephaestus, the deity of smiths, is very doubtful; his surname Mulciber may rather be referred to his power to allay conflagrations.
Smiths method already referred to in 23.
There was a considerable gipsy population, almost every boiar having several Zingar families in his possession; these were mostly smiths.
These arrangements lasted till 1891, when, on Smiths death, the treasury and the lead of the Commons were entrusted to Lord Salisburys nephew, Mr Arthur Balfour, who had made a great reputation as chief secretary for Ireland.
The Latuka are industrious and especially noted for skill as smiths.
In the old copper-smelting district of Arabia Petraea, clay blast-pipes dating back to the earlier dynasties of ancient Egypt have been found buried in slag heaps; and in India the native smiths and iron-workers continue to use furnaces of similar types.
Being a Sam Smiths pub, the bar is geared toward proper pub drinking and features a bevy of hand-pulled ales.
Cinerama's slightly bonkers cover of the Smiths ' London Anything by Future Sound Of London, or indeed Julie London.
borethought the fight against the multiple agent smiths showed some CG flaws cloth and skin and got a bit boring after a while.
commutated fan motors are being supplied by Smiths Environmental for Berkeley First's Paragon development in Brentford.
Fan-coil units with electronically commutated fan motors are being supplied by Smiths Environmental for Berkeley First's Paragon development in Brentford.
dedication of a temple to Neptune and Minerva by a local guild of smiths but is undated.
For all its meticulous scholarship and indefatigable research, Smiths commendable study exhibits some relatively condonable shortcomings.
They were made by highly-skilled smiths using dies and punches to stamp the decoration on to the metalwork.
Smiths results led to previously unanswered questioned surrounding Britannic's sinking.
Smiths service center is a quality car service leigh center area and mot wigan area.
In these Flemish cities the early oligarchic form of municipal government speedily gave way to a democratic. The great mass of the townsmen organized in trade gilds - weavers, fullers, dyers, smiths, leather-workers, brewers, butchers, bakers and others, of which by far the most powerful was that of the weavers - as soon as they became conscious of their strength rebelled against the exclusive privileges of the patricians and succeeded in ousting them from power.
Beyond the cloister, at the extreme verge of the convent area to the south, stands the "factory" (Z), containing workshops for shoemakers, saddlers (or shoemakers, sellarii), cutlers and grinders, trencher-makers, tanners, curriers, fullers, smiths and goldsmiths, with their dwellings in the rear.
The publican was fighting one of the smiths at the door, and when the workmen came out the smith, wrenching himself free from the tavern keeper, fell face downward on the pavement.
Smiths results led to previously unanswered questioned surrounding Britannic 's sinking.
Logic cannot help the Smiths unravel who is who when discussing a family all of whose members are named Bobby Watson.
The Smiths are expecting a bundle of joy; come shower some gifts on their new baby boy.
While getting ready for an 80s themed prom night, listen to pop culture icons like Madonna and Michael Jackson, as well as bands like The Smiths and New Order.
The Smiths think you're too sweet for attending their wedding.
You can personalize with your new last name (The Smiths), your first names (Jack and Jane), your wedding date, or a combination of these.
In the Burly Brawl chapter, you must defeat 30 Agent Smiths to get the briefcase.
How does she feel when the neighbors tell her about Claire, the old lady who owned the house before the Smiths and vowed to kill anyone foolhardy enough to purchase the old manse?
Next time you're frequenting singles' night at the local bar, strap on some elitist lingerie and introduce yourself to a winking stranger by saying, "I'm Julie Smith, of the Milan Smiths.
The band are influenced by bands like The Kinks, The Jam, The Specials and The Smiths, combining indie with ska-punk producing a perfect pop-rock mix.
Their debut single 'Maybe Someday' was released in February 2004, and was produced by the famous Stephen Street, known for his work with Blur and The Smiths.
Canadian indie pop kids The Dears often get compared to The Smiths (fair enough) and Broken Social Scene (not so sure about that one).
This song, by The Smiths, was originally issued as the b-side to their single William It Was Really Nothing in 1984.
The song also appeared on The Smiths' album Hatful of Hollow in the same year.
Shiver me timbers, the Smiths are walking the plank for treason on the high seas in honor of Capt'n Mark Smith's 5th birthday.
When the One Ring is revealed, Narsil is reforged by elven smiths and renamed Anduril, which Aragorn takes into battle against Sauron again.
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