Kohl vessel in the form of a nude woman

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–19
1550–1186 B.C.


Dimensions

H. 12.8 cm, w. 3.6 cm, d. 6.8 cm

Accession Number

72.4158

Medium or Technique

Painted wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Missing lid

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way