Kohl stick

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, room S LX

Dimensions

Other: 9 x 7.5 cm (3 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2193

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Long narrow stick with two rounded ends

Provenance

From Semna, fort, room S LX. 1924: 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