30.8.126a, b

made from Travertine, 664–525 BCE, Egypt

made from Travertine, 664–525 BCE, Egypt

Canopic jar with a jackal-headed lid, 664–525 B.C.
Egyptian, Late Period, Saite
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster); Jar with Lid: H. .7cm (19 3/16 in.); diam. 22.8 cm (9 in.) Jar: H. 28.3 cm (11 1/8 in.); d. 23.6 cm (9 5/16 in.); diam. at base 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); diam. at mouth 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); circ. 70 cm (27 9/16 in.) Lid: H. 22.3 cm (8 3/4 in.); w. 17.4 cm (6 7/8 in.); d. 19.7 cm (3/4 in.); diam. of foot 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915 (30.8.126a, b)
http://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/550885

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