Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Collection Roman Collection
Catalog Number 2007.2.483E
Object Name Hairpin
Description One of Five Hairpins (A-E): E= 14.5 cm, semi ovoid-shaped shaft, at top .9 cm wide & .5 cm tapered to point, oval-shaped hole, 1 side top abrasions (condition excellent); various colored bone from tan to brown.
Date range: 1st - 4th century C.E.
Title One 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