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Fragment of a canopic jar

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


Findspot: Nubia, Nuri, 7

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 19.7 x 13.5 cm (7 3/4 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-710

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Canopics and canopic boxes

One piece of a canopic jar.

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