Kohl stick

Nubian
Meroitic Period
Amenirnas, 99–84 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR IV

Dimensions

15.8 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-111

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Two pieces of a long slender kohl stick with small spoon (complete).

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR IV; 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