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Egyptian Canopic Jar > The Jackal > 5" High - $50 (Union and Walden)

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I am cleaning out my mother's house and this is one of those unusual items my father collected over the years> this Egyptian "organ " jar represents 'Dwamutef" the jackal headed god representing the east and protected the stomach > it was used used for safekeeping human organs > it appears to be a hardwood in composition> 3 rows of hieroglyphics are etched on the front > measures 5" high >3" high without the top > in excellent condition since it was stored for years in a showcase> the canopic jars come in a set of 4 for human organs> age unknown

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