<em>Canopic Jar with Cover</em>, 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)

Canopic Jar with Cover

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664–332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 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)


Accession Number: 37.1899Ea-b

Image: 37.1899Ea-b_NegA_SL4.jpg,unedited master file

Catalogue Description:
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.

Brooklyn Museum