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Bronze kohl stick

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Bronze kohl stick in shape of a rod, square at one end and round at the other; heavily incrusted.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha. 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Object Place

Tell Nabasha, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

87.450

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment