Kohl pot with cover
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes / 2102.
Height x depth: 2.5 x 2.9 cm (1 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The interior of the this is stained with kohl. The base is flat and footed, and the rim is wide and flattened. The disc lid is a separate piece. The surface of the jar is cracked.
From Mesheikh, grave 2102. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: December 5, 1912)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition