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Kohl Tube

Object Number:86-35-150A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Mediterranean
Period: Roman Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Glass
Bronze
Technique:Blown
Height: 10.2 cm
Outside Diameter:2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of George and Henry J. Vaux, 1985
Other Number:GL15 (Ancient Glass Project) - Other Number

Description

Green glass unguentarium / kohl tube with bronze applicator (86-35-150B) Flat base with pontil. slightly convex cylindrical body; neck flares to thickened lip. Iridescence. Bronze applicator / Kohl Stick - removable.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

New Acquisition: Vaux Glass Collection (1988) View Objects in Exhibition

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