University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 92-2-92.1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Napatan
Provenience: Sudan
Nuri
Locus: Pyramid XXXVI Room A
Date Made: 690-664 BC
Early Date: -690
Late Date: -664
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Alabaster
Height: 31.5cm
Outside Diameter:18cm
Credit Line:Exchange with the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, 1992
Other Number17-2-1889 - Field No SF
MFA23.745 - Boston Museum of Fine Arts Number

Description

Alabaster canopic jar. Hieroglyphic inscription on shoulder - 3 columns containing the cartouche of Alakhebasken. Lid depicting hawk-headed Qebesenuf (?) is missing. Associated lid (92-2-92.2) was not found with it.


Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 144/81View Objects cited in this Publication

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