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Vessel fragment

Fragment of the lid of a kohl pot, approximately two-thirds broken away, preserving the central boss.

Provenance

From Semna. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia

Dimensions

Height x length: 2.9 x 1.3 cm (1 1/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.1351

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels