Requires Photography

Fragments of a canopic jar

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


Findspot: Nubia, Nuri, 4

Dimensions

Height x length: 9.5 x 6.6 cm (3 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.) Height x length: 8.5 x 5.8 cm (3 3/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-4-130

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Canopics and canopic boxes

Many pieces of a canopic jar.

Provenance

Found at Nuri 4. 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