Kohl stick fragment
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma
Length x width x depth: 4.5 x 0.6 x 0.5 cm (1 3/4 x 1/4 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of ivory kohl stick decorated with incised lines near bottom, the extreme portion of which has broken off. Ivory discolored in many areas.
From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 207.1912-1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition