Kohl jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Probably San el-Hagar

Dimensions

Overall: Height 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.) 4.9 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.202

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Foot piece very thin, small hole inside, rim broken. From Naukratis.

Provenance

From Naukratis. The stone ledger says that this object was from the EEF excavations at San el-Hagar. A note added to the accession card indicates that the object is from Naukratis instead.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription