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Fragments of a kohl pot

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid I

Accession Number

18-4-513

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of the lower portion of a green-glazed steatite kohl pot; decorated with incised hieroglyphs.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition