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Fragmentary kohl stick

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period
about 750 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, W 156

Accession Number

22-2-552j

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Provenance

From Meroe, W 156. February, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition