Cosmetic vessel

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 5 cm (2 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2971

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay; painted black on outside white incrustation on outside and inside; handle broken off and missing; rim battered.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: 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 Zawyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition