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Kohl pot

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Cylindrical shape, with single compartment, swivel lid with peg.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF.along front of mud brick wall. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3793

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels