Egypt

  • Head of a Statue of the Jackal-Headed God Anubis

    Unknown Artist. Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III

    Head of a Statue of the Jackal-Headed God Anubis, c. 1386–1349 BCE

    Diorite, with minor repairs to the snout

    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lyman (Charlotte Cabot, class of 1932)

    ID Number: SC 1970:19-1

  • Fragment of a Cartonnage Mummy Cover: Winged Figure of the Goddess Nephthys before a Hawk-Headed God with a Sun Disk

    Unknown Artist. Egyptian, Late Ptolemaic or early Roman Period

    Fragment of a Cartonnage Mummy Cover: Winged Figure of the Goddess Nephthys before a Hawk-Headed God with a Sun Disk, c. 100 BCE – 50 CE

    Tempera on plaster, backed with cloth

    Gift of Helen Griggs

    ID Number: SC 1920:7-1