Kohl jar and lid
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F. 168
Height x depth: 5.5 x 5 cm (2 3/16 x 1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It is made of pale gray marble. There are traces of antimony. The base is flat and footed, and the rim is flattened and everted. Black smudges of kohl are on the rim. The lid is disc shaped. It is complete.
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. / 168
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition