Canopic jar of princess Sithathoryunet - Imsety

Travertine (egyptian alabaster), paint | 14in | c. 1887-1813 B.C.

Unknown Artist

The four canopic jars of the king's daughter Sithathoryunet all have human-headed lids like most jars dating to the Middle Kingdom. The jars were intended to store the four internal organs removed during mummification, the lungs, liver, intestines, a...
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