Kohl stick

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani (?)
632–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXI, stairs

Dimensions

Length: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-548

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXI, stairs. 1917: 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