Tanasi, Davide; Hassam, Stephan
Rectangular body in three longitudinal sections terminates in two prongs. The tips of the prongs are broken away. The prongs reflex to the shaft at a 60 degree angle and are set at 90 degrees to each other. The top section of the key is square, pierced to hold the key ring. The ring articulates. The second section is square in cross-section and 3.0 cm in length, joining the first section with a narrower cross-section than the base of the first section. The second section has an inscribed line before the third section joins it. The third section has a smaller square cross-section than the base of the second section. The third section maintains its cross-section dimensions to the prongs.
1 key : copper alloy
Locks and keys
8.5 x 1.3-0.2 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
Color: Green, brown encrustation. View description: 45 degree view. 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, "Key" (2022). Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection. 40.