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h [electronic resource].
1 pin :
b copper alloy ;
16.2 x 1.0-0.1 cm.
Box number: 06.
Item number: 032.
Color: dark brown, tan encrustation.
Discovery location: Eastern Mediterranean region.
View description: 45 degree view.
Colt Archaeological Institute, Excavations at Nessana,
p. 52-53, pl. XXIII, no. 3, 4.
Solid metal cylindrical object tapers from a semicircular domed head atop the shaft to a very sharp point. A bore pieces the slender shaft between 4.0 and 4.3 cm. below the domed head. The bore is free of debris and supported by thickened walls on either side of the hole. The shaft is bent several times between the bore and the point.
Condition: very good.
Clothing and dress
z Middle East.
Pins and needles.
t Farid Karam M.D. Lebanon Antiquities Collection.