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h [electronic resource].
1 spatula :
b copper alloy ;
10.7 x 1.0-0.2 cm.
Box number: 03.
Item number: 011.
Color: dark greenish-brown.
Discovery location: Eastern Mediterranean region.
Slender tool has an olivary point at one end, three round bands midway down the solid cylindrical shaft and a flat, broad spatula at the other end. The spatula is chipped on two sides; the tip of the oar-shaped blade is worn away. This item may also be referred to as a spathomele.
John Stewart Milne, Surgical instruments in Greek and Roman times,
View description: Front view.
Condition: Very good.
Medical instruments and apparatus.
t Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection.