Kohl pot

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF along front of mud brick wall

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm (2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3793

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cylindrical shape, with single compartment, swivel lid with peg.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF.along front of mud brick wall. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition