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Kohl jar

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Cemetery D, Tomb D88, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions:
H. 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1901
Accession Number:
01.4.97a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Egypt Exploration Fund excavations. Acquired by the EEF in the division of finds. Acquired by the Museum through subscription to the EEF, 1901.

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