Furniture Glossary of Terms
There are currently 5 terms in this directory beginning with the letter N.
nail head trim
the decorative use of a line of tacks at fabric / leather attachment points on upholstered goods.
Revivals of interest in ancient Greek, Roman, and Egyptian themes, which occurred during the Renaissance, Adam, and Empire eras, and especially in the late 18th century, when appetites for it were whetted by archeological discoveries.
concentrically sized tables, usually three, so that the smaller sizes may be tucked under the larger.