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Object Number:63-1-85
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Ayios Ermoyenis
Site Name/Number: Kourion
Locus: Tomb 1
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Length: 11.2 cm
Width: 1.2 cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, 1963
Other Number:M279 - Field No SF
29 - Other Number

Description

The object is pointed but broadens toward the other end where a handle with grip for thumb and forefinger is marked off by further wideing of the shaft. bent slightly toward the side which seems to have been uppermost in the tomb; on this side possible trace of wood or bone. shaped like miniature sword. bodkin? cosmetic instrument? broken in middle and glued together, much corroded, not cleaned.

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