Kohl tube in the form of a column
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb D77
Height x width: 9.9 x 2 cm (3 7/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This ivory kohl tube was made in segments that form a column. The exterior surfaces are well polished. Some fragments broken off.
See also objects 01.7353-6, 02.803.
From Abydos, tomb D 77. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1901)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription