Cover of a canopic jar
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, el-Kurru, Pyr. IV A-B.
Legacy dimension: H. 0.173
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster cover from a canopic jar of Duamutef the jackal; Tips of ears chipped, otherwise perfect.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 4 (tomb of Queen Khensa). 1919: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