A craftsman often adopted a son to learn the craft.
The Damascene, however, still retains his skill as a craftsman and tiller of the soil.
Works of art of all kinds and the implements of a craftsman giving up his work were likewise dedicated.
He is in fact represented as an idealized Greek craftsman, with the hammer, and sometimes the pincers.
The palace, with its wonderful works of art, executed for Minos by the craftsman Daedalus, has ceased to belong to the realms of fancy.