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Canopic jar with jackal head

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 30?
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Cemetery D, Tomb D33, EEF excavations 1900
Medium:
Pottery, red paint
Dimensions:
H. 17.9 × Dia. 9.5 cm (7 1/16 × 3 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number:
00.4.7a, b
Not on view
Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900. Received by the EEF in the division of finds and transferred to the Metropolitan Museum for its contribution to the excavations, 1900.

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