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ROMAN TOILET ARTICLE

Incomplete Roman cast copper alloy toilet or cosmetic spoon. The handle has a circular cross section and it is damaged and bent out of shape. There is a moulded dounle collar before the incomplete elongated cupped scoop. It has a dark green patina. The handle has a diameter of 2.14mm, the collar 3.48mm. The survining section of the scoop is 2.83mm wide, expanding to 5.95mm at the break. The scoop …