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Lid of kohl pot

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 8

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.5 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

13-2-222

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This is a small flat circular lid from a kolh pot, blue glazed. There is a large chip missing from one edge.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 8. 1913 : Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition