Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cosmetic stick (?), stylus (?)

Period:
Ptolemaic Period
Date:
332–30 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Carnarvon excavations
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
L. 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1361
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Formerly Carnarvon Collection, purchased by the Metropolitan Museum of Art from Almina, Countess of Carnarvon, 1926. Previously in the Sinadino Collection, Alexandria.

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