Fragment of kohl

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Semna, S. 521

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 0.8 cm (7/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1976.2

Medium or Technique

Kohl

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Two small pieces of kohl.

Provenance

From Semna, S. 521. 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