<em>Canopic Jar and Lid (Depicting a Hawk)</em>, 664-404 B.C.E. Limestone, 10 1/4 in. (26 cm) high x 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm) diameter. Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.895Ea-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.895Ea-b_front_PS1.jpg)

Canopic Jar and Lid (Depicting a Hawk)

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-404 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 10 1/4 in. (26 cm) high x 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm) diameter



Accession Number: 37.895Ea-b

Image: 37.895Ea-b_front_PS1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Limestone canopic jar (b) with stopper (a) having falcon’s head (Kebehsenuef). Inscribed for a man named Hor. Four column inscription within a rectangular panel incised on the vessel. Condition: Eyes and beak still retain black paint. Some scuffing of the body. Otherwise the piece is in excellent condition. Found with 37.894E and 37.896E-.897E.

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