Canopic Jar Base
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 1539-1075 B.C.E.
Dynasty 26, or later
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Canopic Jar Base, ca. 1539-1075 B.C.E. Limestone, 8 1/4 x 5 5/16 in. (21 x 13.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1902E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.1902E_front_PS2.jpg)
front, 37.1902E_front_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2008
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Limestone canopic jar. On the body there is an inscription, painted in black.
The jar itself is rather slender, without a pronounced shoulder. The rim is beveled inwards.
Condition: Remains of black resin dripped on both interior and exterior.
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