CANOPIC JAR - Egyptian

CANOPIC JAR - Egyptian

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Product Number:53095

Size:

12" x 5 1/2"

Date:

1570-1342 BC
Carved limestone canopic jar with Qebehsenuef, the falcon-headed son of Horus and protector of theintestines on the stopper. Incised hieroglyphs on the front, including birds, a goose, a beetle and the sun God Ra holding an Ankh. 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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