Late Meroitic Period
3rd century A.D.
Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Karanog, Tomb G 546
Length: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Wooden kohl stick
From Karanog, tomb G 546. 1908: excavated by the E.B. Coxe Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; assigned to the University of Pennsylvania in the division of finds by the Sudanese government; 1908-1991: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; 1991: received by the MFA through exchange with the University of Pennsylvania Museum.
(Accession date: March 25, 1992)
MFA-University of Pennsylvania Exchange