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Kohl pot lid

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It is made of fine marble. The lid is disc shaped. It is complete. It is part of field number 13-4-275, which includes beads (13.3861), an ivory kohl stick (13.3862), and an unaccessioned faience bead 13-4-275.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S. F. / 207

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 2.6 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

13.3863

Medium or Technique

Marble

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels