Human-headed canopic jar lid
Height x diameter: 7.9 x 11.4 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue-gray; human face in yellow; eyes white; black lines; without glaze.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way