Head of a jackal from a canopic jar
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 18 (Shebitku)
Height x width x length: 7.5 x 7 x 12 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Sculpted head of a jackal with traces of paint.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 18 (Shebitku). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition