Lid of a canopic jar depicting Hapy



Accession Number
EC151
Current Location
House of Death (ground floor), Mummification case
Object Type
Tomb equipment
Period
Late Period
Material
Stone/minerals (Limestone)
Provenance
Egypt
Measurements
Height: 122mm | Width 147mm | Depth: 155mm
Number of Elements
1
Animal
Monkey/baboon
Divine Name
Hapy (son of Horus)

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Description

A limestone lid of a canopic jar depicting the god Hapy with black painted eyes. Its ears are missing.

Other Identity
351 (rectangular label with blue frame) | 174 (small round while label on the base)
Previous Owner
Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936)
Acquisition
Assumed long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 27 Oct 2020

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