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Stick of kohl

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 159; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

7.1 x 1.5 cm (2 13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-12-27a

Medium or Technique

Kohl

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Stick of kohl.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 159. February, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition