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Clay canopic jar head


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Title/s

Clay canopic jar head

Category

funerary equipment

Name

canopic jar

Description

canopic jar, with human headed lid, inscribed

Field Collection

Sedment Egypt

Dimensions

diameter 20.3 cm
length 43.5 cm

Period

Eighteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom

Date

1479 B.C. — 1351 B.C.

Provenance

given: the British School of Archaeology in Egypt 1921 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Petrie, W.M.F.
    Brunton, G.
    Sedment II
    [comments: p.26, pl.IV,23, pl.LXXXIV top right]
  2. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1981) Umm El-Ga`ab : pottery from the Nile Valley before the Arab conquest (1981)
    [comments: no.228]

Material/s

ceramic

Accession Number

E.40.1921 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 52058; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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