Lid from a canopic jar

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Nuri, tomb 1

Accession Number

17-3-69

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Canopics and canopic boxes

Fragmentary Qebhsenuf (falcon) lid.

Provenance

Found at Nuri 1. 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