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Kohl pot lid

Broken and chipped. Very small button to fit a small mouthed jar. Bottom discolored from kohl.

Provenance

Sheikh Farag: S.F.177

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

D=3.9 cm

Accession Number

13.5264

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels