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Canopic jar lid with baboon head

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19
Date:
ca. 1295–1070 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Cemetery D, Tomb D33, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations, 1900
Medium:
Limestone, paint
Dimensions:
H. 16.3 cm (6 7/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number:
00.4.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
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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