About this object

Canopic jar lid: Hapi, baboon-headed, eyes outlined in black with black pupils.
Diameter of lid base is 112 mm; the depth is 5 mm.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Materials
  • Location
    ON LOAN, The Garstang Museum of Archaeology, University of Liverpool
  • Acquisition
    Gift of the Trustees of the Wellcome Collection
  • Collector
    Henry Solomon Wellcome
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Measurements
    108 mm x 165 mm
  • Note
    Underside is marked in ink 31988 [previous collector's number] = Wellcome Collection.
    Not assigned an accession number until 1978 but entered the collection in 1971.
  • Related people


Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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