AN EGYPTIAN CALCITE-ALABASTER CANOPIC JAR AND LID
Late Period, Dynasty XXVI-XXX,
The tapering jar on a flat base, the falcon-headed lid identified with Hapy, one of the Four Sons of Horus, to whom the liver was entrusted, details of the face incised
12 in. (30.5 cm) high
For a similar example in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, see pp. 190-191, cat. no. 137, in D'Auria, et al., Mummies and Magic, The Funerary Arts of Ancient Egypt.