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, teardrop-shaped spatula. One side of the spatula is chipped. The spatula is bent at a gentle angle from the handle.
Copper Spatula Probe
1st-3rd centuries CE
2.8 x 1.1-0.3 cm.
Digital 3D model
Eastern Mediterranean region
University of South Florida. Library. Special Collections Department (LOC)
Farid Karam Collection of Graeco-Roman Antiquities
Physical Collection ID
citation/reference: Lawrence J. Bliquez, Roman surgical instruments. View description: Front view. Condition: Fair. The 3D model of this object was created under the supervision of Dr. Davide Tanasi.
Unknown, "Spathomele" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 19.
Laser Scanning, Geomagic Wrap 2015
University of South Florida. Department of History (LOC)