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
Sedment
Locus: Tomb 260
Period: Nineteenth Dynasty
New Kingdom
Date Made: c. 1250 BC
Early Date: -1275
Late Date: -1225
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Iconography:Duamutef
Jackal Head
Height: 29.8cm
Credit Line:Gift of the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921

Description

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


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart, et al. 1980. The Egyptian Mummy, Secrets and Science. : Page/Fig./Plate: 33View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 24/15View Objects cited in this Publication

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