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Kohl pot with lid

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Short shoulder kohl pot, chips out of flared rim, and lid of banded calcite, approximately one third broken away. Preserves some kohl caked to interior.

Provenance

From Semna S 554; 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

24.2025

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels