Kohl pot

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Nubia, Semna, S 521

Accession Number

24.1983

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small shoulder kohl pot, one piece of the rim broken away. Interior full of a dark hardened substance, mixture of kohl and mud?

Provenance

From Semna S 521; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition