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Cover of kohl jar (11.2434)

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 56

Dimensions

Diameter: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2533

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy lined; surface badly weathered; broken; pieces missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 56. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition