Kohl pot

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Accession Number

14-11-125

Medium or Technique

Anhydrite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small shoulder kohl pot, flared rim broken away from body but preserved. Almost entirely full of kohl.

Provenance

From Giza. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
History of Ownership: From Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition