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Kohl pot

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The top is broken and mended. It has a squat shouldered body. The base is flat. It is two separate pieces. There is some brown discoloration.

Provenance

From the Tomb of the Kings.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2061–1640 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

94.293a-b

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels