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Fragment from a canopic jar

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Siaspiqa
487–468 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Nuri, IV

Accession Number

17-4-129

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Canopics and canopic boxes

One piece of a canopic jar preserving part of an inscription.

Provenance

Found at Nuri IV. 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