Canopic Jar with Cover
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Dynasty 26, or later
37.1899Ea: 9 7/16 x diam. 6 7/8 in. (24 x 17.5 cm)
37.1899Eb: 2 15/16 x diam. 4 7/16 in. (7.5 x 11.2 cm) (show scale)
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Canopic Jar with Cover, 664-332 B.C.E. Limestone, 37.1899Ea: 9 7/16 x diam. 6 7/8 in. (24 x 17.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1899Ea-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.1899Ea-b_NegA_SL4.jpg)
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Canopic jar (a) and lid (b). The lid is in the form of a cynocephalus ape's head. On the vessel is a three column inscription within a rectangular frame. The inscription is executed in incised lines and plain-incised reliefs
Condition: Dirty, dirty inside, black stains on both interior and exterior, some chips.
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