University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 92-2-92.2
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Napatan
Provenience: Sudan
Nuri
Locus: Pyramid XXXV, Queen's tomb
Date Made: 690-664 BC
Early Date: -690
Late Date: -664
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Alabaster
Iconography:Imseti
Credit Line:Exchange with the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, 1992
Other Number17-4-187 - Field No SF
MFA20.1065 - Other Number

Description

Alabaster canopic jar lid depicting the human-headed Imseti, one of the four sons of Horus. Does not have body; not found with 92-2-92.2 From the tomb of a Queen.


Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 144View Objects cited in this Publication

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