Canopic Jar card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Canopic Jar


Currently not on display


Plain limestone canopic jar. Broken into about 15 large pieces and numerous fragments, slivers and chips. The jar was damaged in 1990 (having been previously broken and mended). Was displayed with a hawk headed lid 1973.4.113. Record card suggest that baboon headed lid 1973.2.338 might be also be a match. CONDITION NOTE 1998: previously repaired and filled, but broken in 1990. Now in many sherds.