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Cover for kohl jar (11.2426)

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


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 50

Dimensions

Diameter: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2532

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine-grained; wavy-lined; perfect condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 50. 1910-11: 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.

(Accession date: Deember 6, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition