Canopic jar

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malonaqen
555–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Nuri, tomb 5

Accession Number

17-1-605

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Canopics and canopic boxes

Complete canopic jar, no lid.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Nuri, Pyramid 5 (tomb of Malonaqen). 1917: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition