Kohl pot

Egyptian
Late First Intermediate to Early Middle Kingdom,
2140–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Dendara

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 3.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1087

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Greyish fabric, surface smudged. From Denderah.

Provenance

From Dendara. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription