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Disc lid ?

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Pottery disc lid? Possibly a decorative adornment. It is made of fine, black clay. There is incised circular decoration. It may have been the cover of a kohl pot. The under side of the edge is chipped.

Provenance

From . 1905: Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Diameter: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.263

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels