266, C. (N. E.) LID OF (Neith Dua-mutef) JAR
Covering the N. E. receptacle (i.e. the hollow which takes the place of the Neith-Dua-mutef
canopic jar). Faced west.
Max. H. 24 cents. (Flange 3 cents). Diam. across shoulders 19 cents.
A human-headed jar lid, carved of alabaster (calcite), in the likeness of the King; wears the
nemes headdress and the Nekhebet & Buto insignia on forehead.
Details of features painted black & red
The insignia carved of separate pieces of alabaster tongued and luted with resin & whiting to
the head which were found broken off.
Back splashed with unguents.
Centre hollowed out.