Cosmetic box (?)

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .050 x .060 .023 H.

Accession Number

13.3539

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Made from solid block, center bored out, corners cut away for inlay.

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. / 18

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition