<em>Canopic Jar Base</em>, 664–332 B.C.E. Limestone, 8 1/4 x 5 5/16 in. (21 x 13.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1902E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.1902E_front_PS2.jpg)

Canopic Jar Base

Medium: Limestone

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664–332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 5 5/16 in. (21 x 13.5 cm)


Accession Number: 37.1902E

Image: 37.1902E_front_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Limestone canopic jar. On the body there is an inscription, painted in black. The jar itself is rather slender, without a pronounced shoulder. The rim is beveled inwards. Condition: Remains of black resin dripped on both interior and exterior.

Brooklyn Museum