Photo © IMJ, by David Harris, Peter Lanyi, Zev Radovan, Nahum Slapak, Mariana Zalzberger
Small container for kohl (eye makeup)
Persia (Iran)
6th–4th century BCE
Turquoise-blue glass, rod-formed
H 8.1, Diam 0.9 cm (interior)
Gift of Binyanei Ha'uma, Jerusalem
Accession number: 72.68.215
 
 

Publications:
Israeli, Yael, Ancient Glass in the Israel Museum: The Eliahu Dobkin Collection and Other Gifts, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel, 2003, English / Hebrew

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir