This is a set of cut galvanized nails from the 1940s.
**The nails are 2 inches, 3 inches and 4 inches long. There are ten nails in each length.
Cut nails were made in the later part of 1800s, which resulted in handmade nails not being made anymore. The nail is cut from heavy steal plate and that is where it's name comes from. The shape of the nail allows it to be used repeatedly. When the nail is pulled out the nail head wont break and can be reused after being straighten