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Kohl pot

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Intact small shoulder kohl pot. Area around opening roughened, perhaps for a seperate neck?

Provenance

From Mettardul (ASN 64/4). 1908. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian,

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Accession Number

64-4-debris

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels