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Base of kohl pot

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, MMA excavations
Medium:
Serpentine
Dimensions:
h. 1.4 cm (9/16 in); w. 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.151.635
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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