Kohl Jar from Amenemhat's Burial

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
Reign: reign of Thutmose I–early sole Thutmose III
Date: ca. 1504–1447 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb of Neferkhawet (MMA 729), east chamber, Burial of Amenemhat (V), inside coffin by head, MMA excavations, 1934–35
Medium: Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Dimensions: H. 6 cm (2 3/8 in); diam. of lid 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1935
Accession Number: 35.3.22a, b

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