Slender solid metal cylindrical object has a spherical head atop the shaft. The shaft maintains a constant diameter until the possible site of a bore, which occurs between 11 and 12 cm. down from the head. The bore is closed and wholly obscured with corrosion. Below the bore, the shaft tapers to a broken tip.
Copper Garment Pin
21.3 x 1.2-0.4 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: brown, light brown encrustation. View description: Front view. Condition: Fair. 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. 37.
Laser Scanning, Geomagic Wrap 2015
University of South Florida. Department of History (LOC)