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Kohl pot

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Small vessel, probably a kohl pot, with rounded base, tiny lugs decorated with incised tags and flared rim. Part of the rim is broken away and one of the lugs shows damage.

Provenance

From Giza, Ch. 7812. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. From Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

25.1963

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels