Tanasi, Davide; Hassam, Stephan
Slender tool with a rounded end tapers gently along the solid cylindrical shaft toward the flat blade. The narrow section of the shaft before the blade is embellished with an inscribed line that makes ten turns around the shaft over a distance of 1.8 cm. The tip of the blade is flat, rounded and chipped in two places.
Copper Spatula Probe
1 spatula : copper alloy, patinated
Artists' tools, Medical instruments and apparatus, 3D model
13.8 x 0.6-0.3 cm.
1st-3rd centuries CE
Eastern Mediterranean region
Physical Collection ID
Digital 3D model
University of South Florida. Library. Special Collections Department (LOC)
Farid Karam Lebanon Collections of Antiquities
citation/referenc: John Stewart Milne, Surgical instruments in Greek and Roman times. Color: green and brown. View description: Side view. Condition: Good.
Farid Karam Collection of Graeco-Roman Antiquities
Laser Scanning, Geomagic Wrap 2015
University of South Florida. Department of History (LOC)
Unknown, "Spathomele" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 12.