University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:E14227A
Current Location: Egypt (Mummies Gallery)
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: Tomb 260
Period: Nineteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Date Made: c. 1250 BC
Early Date: -1275
Late Date: -1225
Jackal Head
Height: 29.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921


Canopic jar with jackal head representing Duamutef, one of the sons of Horus, guardian of the stomach. Blue Faience. Property of Songstress of Herishef, Hathor.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Egyptian Mummies: Secrets and Science (27 Sep 1980 - 15 Feb 2016) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Fishman, Bernard, and O'Connor, David, and Silverman, David P., and Fleming, Stuart. 1980. The Egyptian Mummy, Secrets and Science.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 33View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 24/15View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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