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Kohl pot

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 13
Date:
ca. 1802–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, West of mastaba 954 not on map, Surface burial 952, MMA excavations, 1921–22
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions:
h. 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.1.246
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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