Vessel fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Nubia, Semna

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3 x 4.4 cm (1 3/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1286

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One piece of a kohl pot preserving a side from base to rim. Worn and chipped. Bottom shows a distinctly orange coloration

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition