Palm column flask

Palm column flask

Palm Column

A tall, narrow cylindrical vessel decorated at the top with stylized palm fronds. Flasks of this type were made by core forming in Egypt in the 18th and 19th Dynasties (about 1400-1250 B.C.). They were used as kohl tubes.

Alternate Spellings: 
palm column flasks
palm-column flask
palm-column flasks