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Kohl pot

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Squat kohl pot complete with lid, both in excellent condition, and a separate base, a flat piece which shows chipping along the edge. Some kohl remains in the pot.

Provenance

From Semna S 523; 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

Accession Number

24-3-443a-c

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels