Fragment of a canopic jar

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
519–510 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Nuri, 7

Dimensions

Length x width: 19.1 x 14.6 cm (7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-602

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Canopics and canopic boxes

One piece of a canopic jar, made up of joined fragments.

Provenance

Found at Nuri 7. 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