Canopic jar of princess Any, Limestone, blue paste in inscription

Canopic jar of princess Any

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri
Medium:
Limestone, blue paste in inscription
Dimensions:
h. 38 cm (14 15/16 in); diam. 16 cm (6 5/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen Miller Gould, 1910
Accession Number:
10.130.1003a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Formerly in the collection of the Reverend Chauncey Murch (died 1907). Collected between 1883 and 1906 while Murch was a missionary in Egypt. Collection purchased by the Museum from the Murch family with funds provided by Helen Miller Gould, 1910.

Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 262.