Kohl pot

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Nubia, Semna, S 548

Accession Number

24.2011

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Shoulder kohl pot, portions of the rim broken away. Eroded and granulated exterior-bluish white in color. Preserves some kohl caked to an interior wall.

Provenance

From Semna S 548; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition