Kohl stick

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S CCV

Dimensions

Overall: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2172

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Broken kohl stick.

Provenance

From Semna, S CCV. 1928: 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