Kohl pot, lid, and kohl powder
3.85 x 3.3
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Jar complete except for chip on rim. Longish neck, narrow profile. Lid is a simple disc without ridges or button for fitting into mouth. Lots of loose kohl powder still in jar. Both pieces blackened from it.
Sheikh Farag: S.F.500
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition