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Kohl stick

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Doubled-ended bronze kohl stick; incrusted. Belongs with S.1269.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting. (Accession Date: March 1, 1885)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 30, 380–343 B.C.

Findspot

San el-Hagar, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.528

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical