Kohl stick

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–542 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. West 797

Dimensions

10.9 cm (4 5/16 in.) Dia: 0.5

Accession Number

23-3-600a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Kohl stick

Provenance

From Beg. West 797,1923: 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