Kohl jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 224/1

Dimensions

Height x depth: 5.9 x 4.6 cm (2 5/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2447

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is coarse-grained. The surface is very badly weathered. The base is flat, and the rim is flattened and everted. There is no lid. The rim is much battered, and some fragments are missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 224/1.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition