Double canopic jar
Late Period, Dynasty 26
height x width x length (base): 28 x 13.9 x 28.8 cm (11 x 5 1/2 x 11 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Funerary Arts Gallery (Mummies) (Gallery 109)
Two red, fused jars attached to one rectangular base; Right top has head of baboon (Hapy) with black wig; Left top has head of jackal (Duamutef) with black wig. Minor chipping all around rim of tops.
By unknown date: Lord McAlpine Collection, West Green, England, By 1992: with Alan Jerome Eisenberg of Royal Athena Galleries, New York; 1992: Purchased by the MFA from Royal Athena Galleries, New York.
Emily Esther Sears Fund and Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt, by exchange