Canopic jar

Egyptian
Late Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 7141

Accession Number

26-4-74d

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Canopics and canopic boxes

One of a complete set of all four canopic jars. Lid in the shape Duamutef (jackal)

Provenance

Found at Giza, 7141. 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