Cosmetic Vessel card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Cosmetic Vessel

1973.1.115

Currently not on display

Information

Carved stone jar of the type used for kohl eye makeup. Base marked in black ink: 29 /3217. Excavavated during the British Museum Expedition to Middle Egypt; 1929-1931; Fourth Dynasty graves were excavated in areas 2300, 3200. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Worn, pitted, surface dirt.