Canopic Jar of Sobeknakht card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Canopic Jar of Sobeknakht

1973.4.412

Currently not on display

Information

Squat shaped canopic jar with with broad shoulders. Inscribed for a man called Sobek-nakht. Seven short columns of hieroglyphic text in black begin with the formular, "Words spoken by Isis: 'May your arms embrace". For the name Sobek-nakht see Ranke p.304, no. 15. Has been displayed with Canopic Jar Lid 1973.2.336. Purchased at Stevens's Auction Rooms Ltd., London, 5-6 February 1929 lot 68.