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E032096 Container Lid - Detail, XVIII Dynasty, Ancient Civilisations, Egypt, North Africa. Canopic Jar Lid depicting goddess Imsety. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Materials Conservation Dept
 
Summary:
E032096 - 13/12/1928, lid, , , , Egypt, Africa, North
Item Name:
lid
Label:
Canopic jar lid depicting head of Imsety Egypt Earthenware, pigments Believed to date to the 18th Dynasty (1567 - 1320 BCE) Four canopic jars were used for storing the internal organs. Imsety looked after the liver; Hapy, the lungs; Duamutef, the stomach; and Qebehsenuef, the intestines.
Keywords:
funerary
art
archaeology
burial
deity
Country:
Egypt
Collection Area:
Africa, North
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
13/12/1928
Registration Number:
E032096
Associated Stories:
Ancient Egyptian Archaeology Collection
Egyptian Mummification
Images
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E032096 Container Lid - Detail, XVIII Dynasty, Ancient Civilisations, Egypt, North Africa. Canopic Jar Lid depicting goddess Imsety. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Materials Conservation Dept
2:
E032096 Container Lid - Front, XVIII Dynasty, Ancient Civilisations, Egypt, North Africa. Canopic Jar Lid depicting goddess Imsety. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Materials Conservation Dept
3:
E032096 Container Lid - Side, XVIII Dynasty, Ancient Civilisations, Egypt, North Africa. Canopic Jar Lid depicting goddess Imsety. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Materials Conservation Dept