In the decorative arts the Nuremberg handicraftsman attained great perfection in ministering to the luxurious tastes of the burghers, and a large proportion of the old German furniture, silver-plate, stoves and the like, which are now admired in industrial museums, was made in Nuremberg workshops.
8nµcovrybs, from 8 µcos, of or for the people, and 'pyov, work), a handicraftsman or artisan.
The old handicraftsman has been superseded by machine labour and the village artisan by the factory hand.
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