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Canopic jar lid with head of Hapy

Alabaster. Perfect. Found with incomplete Canopic Jar 21.2810.

Provenance

From El-Kurru, Pyr. IV A-B. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1921: received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Siaspiqa, 487–468 B.C.

Findspot

El Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.2800

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Canopics and Canopic Boxes