Canopic Jar Fragment card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Canopic Jar Fragment

16.11.06.409

Currently not on display

Information

Fragment of limestone canopic jar, inscribed for "R'..." CONDITION NOTE 1998: Incomplete, mottled surface, scratched, minor chips. The number 18 A’06 corresponds to a multiple burials described by John Garstang as a group of rectangular shafts forming a single group, and served by a mud-brick superstructure nearby. There are nine ceramic items from 18 A'06 in World Museum (nos. 1973.1.378 and 1977.109.97/98/107/111/115/127/132/135) a stone bowl (1973.1.244) and a fragment of a limestone canopic jar (16.11.06.409). Destroyed in the Second World War were two ceramic vessels (16.11.06.22/23). In the Lady Lever Art Gallery collection is a ceramic jar (LL 5618).