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Kohl Jar in the Form of a Lotus Column, Cover Missing

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Wood, metallic powder
  • Reportedly From: Saqqara, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1539-1075 B.C.E.
    PERIOD New Kingdom
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION A reed-shaped container containing a metallic powder of a blue color probably used at the toilet.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
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