These blocks were fastened to a diaphragm of wood.
69) the Arabs under Xerxes wore a long cloak fastened by a girdle.
One morning she was greatly distressed by finding that one of the dogs had a block fastened to her collar.
The planks were of wood, often beech, a few inches wide, and were fastened down, end to end, on logs of wood, or " sleepers," placed crosswise at intervals of two or three feet.
"How's the shoulder," he asked as she fastened a clip.