Tanasi, Davide; Hassam, Stephan
Solid shaft tapers from one blunt end to the other blunt end. A bore pierces the thicker end beginning 2.0 cm. below the end. The bore is clear and slightly distorts the walls of the object on either side of the hole.
1 needle : copper alloy, patinated
Medical instruments and apparatus, Pins and needles, 3D model
22 x 0.7-0.2 cm.
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: 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, "Needle" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 23.