Wig fragment from a Canopic Jar Lid

Period:
New Kingdom, Ramesside
Dynasty:
Dynasty 19
Reign:
reign of Siptah
Date:
ca. 1194–1188 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Siptah (KV 47), Davis excavations, 1912
Medium:
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Credit Line:
Gift of Theodore M. Davis, 1914
Accession Number:
14.6.314
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by Theodore M. Davis, 1912–13 and acquired in the division of finds. Donated to the Museum by Davis, 1914.