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Set of canopic jars

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Set of four canopic jars with convex lids. From Giza; G 4733E Chamber G 14 Pot 15 February 1914 Imp. 485. ((Note by Dyn. V notes "Sealing of Neferafra or Isesy))

Provenance

From Giza; G 4733E chamber G 14. February, 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, dynasty 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter (of largest jar): 28.8 x 17.3 cm (11 5/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1943a-d

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Canopics and Canopic Boxes