Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Canopic Jar with Jackal's Head
Date between 1080 and 720 BCE
Medium Limestone
Dimensions Overall: 18 7/8 × 8 1/2 × 7 inches (47.9 × 21.6 × 17.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Bernard and Theresa Shulman Foundation Fund
Accession Number 70.620
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Egyptian: To Preserve and Protect, Level 1 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, vertical column, canopic.
by 1969, (Galerie G. Maspero, Paris, France;)
1970, purchased by the Bernard and Theresa Shulman Foundation Fund (Pepper Pike, Ohio, USA);
1970-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)