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Kohl jar

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The stone is coarse-grained. The surface is very badly weathered. The base is flat, and the rim is flattened and everted. There is no lid. The rim is much battered, and some fragments are missing.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, 224/1.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x depth: 5.9 x 4.6 cm (2 5/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2447

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels