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Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.483A-E
Object Name Hairpin
Description Four of Five Hairpins (A-E); A= 4.7 cm (end broken); B= 5.4 cm (end broken); C= 11.9 cm (condition excellent); D= 7.9 cm (needle(?); condition excellent); various colored bone from tan to brown.
Date range: 1st - 4th century C.E.
Title Four of Five Needles
Date 1st - 4th century CE
Material bone
Credit line Gift of Drs. Arthur G. and Roswitha T. Haas
Place of Origin Europe/Germany/Mainz
Subjects Antiquities
Bones
Hairdressing
Roman Empire
Ancient Rome