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Kohl jar on four legged stand

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The rim is of this kohl jar is flattened and everted, and the flat bottom sits on a four-legged stand. Two of the four feet are missing from the stand, and the rim is chipped in a few areas.

Provenance

From El Bersha, Pit 6D, April 1915.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.850

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels