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Base of kohl pot

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