Cosmetic jar with lid

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12
Reign: reign of Amenemhat IV
Date: ca. 1814–1805 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, pit tomb CC 25, debris, Carnarvon/Carter excavations, 1910
Medium: Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions: H. 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.); Diam. 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)
Credit Line: Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number: 26.7.1440a, b

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