Tanasi, Davide; Hassam, Stephan
Long, slender object tapers from a rounded head at the thick end to a narrow rounded point. The shaft is pierced by a bore beginning 3.4 cm. below the rounded head. Heavy corrosion obscures the metal and creates a rough, lumpy surface.
Copper Toggle Pin
1 probe : copper alloy, patinated
Medical instruments and apparatus, Pins and needles
15.5 x 0.5-0.3 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: Green, brown encrustation. View description: Side view. Condition: Fair. Heavy corrosion obscures the object's outline. 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. 25.