CANOPIC JAR - Egyptian

CANOPIC JAR - Egyptian

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Product Number:52791

Size:

10 1/2" x 5"

Date:

1570-1342 BC
Carved brown limestone canopic jar with stopper. Incised onto the front, three rows of hieroglyphs. On the stopper, Anubis, the patron God of embalming, with the head of a jackal. Canopic jars were used by the Ancient Egyptians during the mummification process to store and preserve the organs of their owner for the afterlife.18th Dynasty.

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