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Ibex finial

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Ibex head finial from a cosmetic spoon or cosmetic dish, in light blue "Egyptian blue" composition.


By 1979: with Mathias Komor, New York; 1979: purchased by the MFA from Mathias Komor, April 18, 1979. (Accession Date: April 18, 1979)

Credit Line

William Stevenson Smith Fund

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Object Place for Label


Height: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Egyptian blue


The Ancient World


Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical