Key

Title

Key

Creator

Unknown

Files

Streaming Media

Contributor

Tanasi, Davide; Hassam, Stephan

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Copper Key

Description

1 key : copper alloy

Subject: topical

Locks and keys

Material

Copper alloy

Dimensions

8.5 x 1.3-0.2 cm.

Time Period

1500-1200 BCE

Discovery Location

Eastern Mediterranean region

Language

English

Physical Collection ID

R30

Genre

Keys (Hardware)

Format

Digital 3D model

Holding Location

University of South Florida. Library. Special Collections Department (LOC)

Collection

Farid Karam Lebanon Collections of Antiquities

Notes

Color: Green, brown encrustation. View description: 45 degree view. The 3D model of this object was created under the supervision of Dr. Davide Tanasi.

Physical Collection

Farid Karam Collection of Graeco-Roman Antiquities

Box Number

6

Equipment

Romer AbsoluteArm

Identifier

R30-00038

Capture Technique

Laser Scanning, Geomagic Wrap 2015

Affiliation

University of South Florida. Department of History (LOC)

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Rights Statement

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