Kohl pot

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III
1479–1425 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 278

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.35 x 5.8 cm (2 1/2 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2425a-b

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

fine-grained; red-veined; drilled with borer; fine condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 278. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition