University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-109-114B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Late Roman
Provenience: Lebanon
Tyre
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Copper
Length: 2.4cm
Outside Diameter:2.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Sarah Frishmuth, 1900

Description

Copper. Hemispherical. Twisted wire suspension lip through hole in top may have originally held tongue

Late Roman. Numbered inside. Hemispheric with twisted wire piece forming hanging ring, and also clapper ring. Clapper missing. Very dark brown with much green discoloration. Etched circled around top. Fair condition. 2.6 x 2.3 cm.


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