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Kohl pot

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Tomb D115

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 5.3 cm (4 1/2 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7354

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Cylindrical, lid fastened by a peg. Broken and part missing. Lid in four pieces. See 01.7353-6, 01.7360, 02.803.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 115. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription