Kohl pot

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dabod, Cemetery 23, Grave 60

Accession Number

23-60-3

Medium or Technique

Diorite ?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small kohl pot with flared rim, one portion of which is broken away, otherwise intact. Stone is an unusual yellowish green mottled with black.

Provenance

From Dabod (23/60/3). 1908: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia