Kohl jar on four legged stand

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F. 170

Dimensions

Height: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3710

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The jar and the four legged stand are cut in one piece. The rim is flattened and everted. Black kohl smudges are on the rim. It is complete.

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.170

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition