CANOPIC JAR - Egyptian

CANOPIC JAR - Egyptian

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Product Number:52794

Size:

13" x 8"

Date:

1570-1342 BC
Carved limestone canopic jar with Imsety, the human headed son of Horus and protector of the liver on the stopper. Incised hieroglyphs including birds and the sun God Ra holding an Ankh on the front. 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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