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Canopic jar lid with head of Hapy

Alabaster. Perfect. Found with incomplete Canopic Jar 21.2810.


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.


El Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World


Tomb equipment, Canopics and Canopic Boxes