Canopus vase cover
6th century B.C.
52 cm (20 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Canopic vase. (A) Amphora-shaped body; yellowish clay.
(B) Cover modeled in form of head; darker clay.
A piece missing from the crown.
By 1901: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Rome.); purchased for MFA from Edward Perry Warren, December 1901
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund