Tanasi, Davide; Hassam, Stephan
Long, slender object tapers from a nail head to a small tip. The small tip may be broken. The object is bent several times along the shaft. A bore pierces the shaft starting 8 cm. below the nail head. The bore is reinforced on either side of the hole by a collar. The bore is clear of debris.
Copper Toggle Pin
1 probe : copper alloy, patinated
Medical instruments and apparatus, Pins and needles
23 x 1.2-0.3 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
Color: Dark green with brown encrustation. View description: Side 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, "Probe" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 24.