Kohl pot

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

94.293a-b

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The top is broken and mended. It has a squat shouldered body. The base is flat. It is two separate pieces. There is some brown discoloration.

Provenance

From the Tomb of the Kings.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren