Canopic jar lid with head of Hapy
Napatan Period, reign of Siaspiqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), El Kurru, Pyramid IV, A-B
Height: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Out on Loan
On display at National Center of Afro-American Artists, Inc., since February 23, 1994
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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition