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Glass kohl pot

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Glass kohl pot


cosmetic equipment


kohl vessel


Kohl pot, in form of lotus column

Field Collection

Tell el Amarna Egypt


length 9.8 cm


Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom


circa 1550 B.C. — 1295 B.C.


given: Newberry, Professor Percy 1938 (Filtered for: Antiquities)


  1. Nolte, B.
    Die Glasgefässe im alten Ägypten
    [comments: p.148 no.42]
  2. Boston, Museum of Fine Arts Catalogue
    Egypt's golden age; the art of living in the New Kingdom 1558-1085 B.C. (Catalogue of the exhibition)
    [comments: no.183 with fig]
  3. The Fitzwilliam Museum
    (1977) Glass at the Fitzwilliam Museum , Cambridge (Cambs.) : Cambridge University Press (1977) Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Press
    [comments: no.9 p.14]
  4. Murray, M.A.
    The Splendour That Was Egypt
    [comments: p.121, pl.XXXVI,5]



Accession Number

E.1.1938 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 53679; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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