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Canopic jar: E.GA.4681.1943

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Current Location: In storage

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Description

Head, royal or divine, from Canopic jar, with beard and headdress

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1943) by Gayer-Anderson, Robert Grenville, Major

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.4681.1943
Primary reference Number: 59128
Oldadmincategory: SU
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 7 January 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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