Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This canopic jar has been carved of fine-grained white limestone. It has high shoulders and a narrow, but deeply carved interior. No lid remains. There are no traces of applied text.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
(Accession date: June 28, 1872)
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way