Lid of a canopic jar
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
Legacy dimension: .114 H. .136 D.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Stone; human-head (Imsety); details in black; nicked on side of chin and on rim; smooth surface.
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