Karanis / Wood with nail / Wood / Iron

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Record Details

Object Identifier
0000.00.3840
Object Name
Wood with nail
Object Type
Plant material
Nails
Materials
Wood
Iron
Length
28.0 cm
Width
16.5 cm
Pierced
no
Inscribed
no
Full Artifact Description
Slab of roughly cut wood, rectangular in shape with smaller rectangular projection on one end. A large wood nail protrudes from bottom. A peg is embedded near projection. One end has a groove running crosswise. Wood is rough and decayed with evidence of bark or paint remains.
Verbatim Date
1st c. B.C. - 4th c. A.D.
Unit Grid Number
0127
Component/Room
00A
Area
R
Verbatim Provenance
Egypt
Verbatim Site
Karanis
Production Site
site
Countermark
no
Type Category
Artifact

Technical Details

Record
0000.00.3840
Link to this Item
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-0000.00.3840/0000_00_3840

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"Karanis; Wood with nail; Wood; Iron". https://quod.lib.umich.edu/k/kelsey/x-0000.00.3840/0000_00_3840. University of Michigan Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 16, 2022.