Kohl Jar and Stick

Period: Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 17–18
Date: ca. 1635–1458 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Tomb R 2, Burial B 9, In coffin, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium: Travertine (Egyptian alabaster); Hematite
Dimensions: height of jar 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in); length of stick 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number: 16.10.240a, b

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