Kohl stick

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka
568–555 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXVIII

Dimensions

Length: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.338

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXVIII (Akheqa). 1918: 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