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Kohl tube

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Wood. Double tube with slot for stick and lid revolving on pin. Band of inlays of dark and light wood down front of each tube.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5024 [Excav. date] November 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.065 W. 0.034

Accession Number

24.731

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical