Lid of kohl jar

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, D 77

Dimensions

Diameter: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.7276

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The lid is disc shaped. There is a small chip.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 77. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription