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Kohl pot fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Semna, Semna XLVII

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 4.2 x 1.2 cm (1 3/8 x 1 5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2091

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Bottom bowl part of a kohl pot, blue faience with black lined decoration.

Provenance

From Semna XLVII: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition