Canopic jar of King Karkamani
Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Nuri, Pyr. VII, tomb of Karkamani
Legacy dimension: H. 0.319
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster canopic jar. Rectangular block hieroglyphs on shoulder of Karkamani. Cover missing. Perfect. Cover currently on top of the vessel is Duamutef the jackal, but this was not the original cover.
From Nuri, pyramid 7 (tomb of Karkamani). 1917:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition