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
Blue glass, rod-formed
H: 6.9 (exterior), 5.9 (interior); Diam 1.8 (exterior), 0.7 cm (interior)
Dobkin Collection
Accession number: 77.12.425

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

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