Kohl stick

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

99.668

Medium or Technique

Bronze, hematite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Hematite; two ends banded by a strip of bronze which is corroded, one end broken. In two pieces. This object was broken and separated in storage the hematite end was found and joined to the bronze portion June ‘04.

Provenance

From Hu(Diaspolis Parva), Egypt.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription