Description: Slender tool has an olivary point at one end, three round bands midway down the solid cylindrical shaft and a flat, broad spatula at the other end. The spatula is chipped on two sides; the tip of the oar-shaped blade is worn away. This item may also be referred to as a spathomele.
Measurements (cm): H: 10.7 W: 0.2 – 1.0
Milne, John S. 1907. Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times. Pp. 72-73, Plate XV.