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Thimble

Object Number:80-2-70
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Libya
Leptis Magna
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Height: 2 cm
Outside Diameter:2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Teresa Howard Carter, 1980

Description

About 2/3 of circumference of wall preserved; top, if it existed, missing. Conical in profile, broader below. Two prominent molding, one above, one below decorated with vertical diagonal short lines. A pair of wheel incised lines around middle of exterior.

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