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Kohl Jar

A work made of egyptian alabaster.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of egyptian alabaster.

Date:

Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11–12 (about 2055–1773 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

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Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Kohl Jar

Origin

Egypt

Date

2055 BCE–1773 BCE

Medium

Egyptian alabaster

Dimensions

a (jar): 4.82 × 3.8 × 3.9 cm (1 7/8 × 1 1/2 × 1 1/2 in.) b (lid): .4 × 4 × 3.4 cm (3/8 × 1 9/16 × 1 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.662a-b

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