Kohl jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F. 52

Dimensions

Height: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3762

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is black with white smudges. The base is flat and footed, and the rim is flattened and everted. The rim is chipped. Otherwise, it is complete. The surface is worn.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F. / 52

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition