ROMAN BRONZE TWEEZERS

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Measurements: 7.5 cm - length

 

Description: A set of Roman bronze cosmetic tweezers. Due to their small size they were likely intended for cosmetic use, although tweezers in Roman period had a medical application as well. Each arm is rectangular in section. The item features a loop for suspension.

 

Reference: The Metropolitan Museum

 

Period: 1st – 3rd cent. AD

 

Condition: Very fine, intact.

 

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