Kohl pot

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Nubia, Semna, S 553

Accession Number

24.2061

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Squat shoulder kohl pot, portion of the rim broken away, otherwise intact. Preserves a mass of hardened dark material (kohl) inside.

Provenance

From Semna S 553; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition