About this object

Canopic jar lid in the form of a human head, white faience with black painted detail.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    1550 BC - 1069 BC about
  • Materials
    Paint; Egyptian Faience
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Major W F Dixon Nuttall
  • Collector
    Frederick Richard Dixon-Nuttall
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1961 before
  • Measurements
    70 mm x 90 mm x 30 mm
  • Related people
    Frederick Richard Dixon-Nuttall ( Collector, previous owner); William Francis Dixon-Nuttall ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

Object view = Humanities
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