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Re: Pin pricking

At 08:08 AM 8/11/98 -0400, Dorothy Africa wrote:

>  Pin prick like patterns where also used to decorate household items in
>tin and other thin metals.

The old western marksmen and women used to demonstrate their skill by
rapidly shooting patterns or even portraits in pieces of tin.  Maybe
there's a connection between body piercing andall this pin-work.  :-)

Sam Lanham (slanham@xxxxxxxx)

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