Cosmetic stick

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S523

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 x 11.4 cm (3/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2067

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Cosmetic stick with one carved end. Now in 5 main peices.

Provenance

From Semna, S523. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition