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Lid of kohl jar

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The lid is disc shaped. There is a small chip.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 77. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7276

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels