Kohl stick

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 2, Ave G 2

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 0.5 cm (2 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1625

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Half of kohl stick with bulbous end.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 2, Ave G 2. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition