Solid metal cylinder tapers from a nail head at the head end of the object to a dull point. The object is pierced by a bore 7 cm. below the head. The hole is clear of debris and supported by a collar, which is defined top and bottom by an inscribed line. The shaft is bent several times between the bore and the point.
Copper Garment Pin
18.2 x 1.0-0.3 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
Color: light green.View description: Side view. Condition: good. The 3D model of this object was created under the supervision of Dr. Davide Tanasi.
Unknown, "Garment pin" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 32.
Laser Scanning, Geomagic Wrap 2015
University of South Florida. Department of History (LOC)