Kohl pot lid

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Pepi I or later
2289–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of steps of G 7101

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 0.6 x 4.2 cm (1/4 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2755

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Kohl pot lid.

Provenance

From Giza, north of steps of G 7101. 1924: 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