London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
AN EGYPTIAN ALABASTER HUMAN-HEADED CANOPIC JAR STOPPER
NEW KINGDOM, CIRCA 1400-1150 B.C.
In the form of Imsety, one of the Four Sons of Horus, of slight Nubian appearance, with eye-lids indicated; and a Roman style marble helmeted head of Athena, flat at back, mounted, after the antique
4¼ in. (10.6 cm.) and 4 7/8 in. (12.3 cm.) high respectively (2)
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