Kohl jar

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Height x depth: 4.2 x 3.5 cm (1 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1156

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K1084 debris. 1920: 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.

Findspot Information: From Kerma, March 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition