Tanasi, Davide; Hassam, Stephan
The slender solid metal object has a rounded head and tapers to a rounded point. A forged bore, reinforced with a collar segment, occurs between 8 and 9 cm. below the head.
Copper Garment Pin
1 pin : copper alloy
Pins and needles, Fasteners, 3D model
26.5 x 1.5 x .2 cm.
Eastern Mediterranean region
Physical Collection ID
Needles (Piercing tools)
Digital 3D model
University of South Florida. Library. Special Collections Department (LOC)
Farid Karam Lebanon Collections of Antiquities
Color: Dark brown, buff encrustation. View description: Side view. Condition: Very good. The 3D model of this object was created under the supervision of Dr. Davide Tanasi.
Farid Karam Collection of Graeco-Roman Antiquities
Laser Scanning, Geomagic Wrap 2015
University of South Florida. Department of History (LOC)
Unknown, "Garment pin" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 140.