Kohl tube

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.065 W. 0.034

Accession Number

24.731

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Wood. Double tube with slot for stick and lid revolving on pin. Band of inlays of dark and light wood down front of each tube.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5024 [Excav. date] November 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition