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English: Canopic jar of pharaoh Smendes, founder of the 21st Dynasty. This particular jar was intended to contain the king's liver, since it is inscribed for Qebehsenuef, the falcon-headed deity deputed to the protection of this organ. Calcite alabaster, early 21st Dynasty, Third Intermediate Period. Metropolitan Museum of Art, acc. no. 47.60.
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Source Canopic Jar Inscribed for King Nesibanebdjedet (Smendes)
Author Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

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