Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Egypt Reborn: Art for Eternity, Old Kingdom to 18th Dynasty, Egyptian Galleries, 3rd Floor
ca. 1938-1700 B.C.E.
XII Dynasty-early XIII Dynasty
1 3/4 x diam. 1 5/8 in. (4.5 x 4.1 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Kohl Pot, ca. 1938-1700 B.C.E. Anhydrite, 1 3/4 x diam. 1 5/8 in. (4.5 x 4.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 07.447.206. Creative Commons-BY
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 11/26/2007
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Kohl pot, with pear-shaped body, flat, sharply protruding disk base, very broad, flat-topped, thin, flaring brim, short concave neck. Boring straight. Gray, with smooth, close texture.
Condition: Chipped in rim and foot.
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