Tanasi, Davide; Hassam, Stephan
Sturdy object has an unadorned solid cylindrical handle that terminates at one end in a rounded point and at the other end in a flat, tear-drop shaped spatula. The spatula is in line with the handle.
Copper Spatula Probe
1 spatula : copper alloy, patinated
Medical instruments and apparatus, Pharmacy paraphernalia
13.4 x 1.4-0.3 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/reference: Lawrence J. Bliquez, Roman surgical instruments. View description: Front view. Condition: 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, "Spathomele" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 18.