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Disc lids from canopic jars

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 2340 A

Accession Number

33.1108

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Canopics and canopic boxes

Three disc lids, one complete, the other two broken in several pieces.

Provenance

Found at Giza, 2340 A. 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