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Kohl pot

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Small shoulder kohl pot, flared rim broken away from body but preserved. Almost entirely full of kohl.

Provenance

From Giza. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. History of Ownership: From Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

14-11-125

Medium or Technique

Anhydrite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels