One of the four Sons of Horus, to whose particular protection the intestines were entrusted once they had been removed from the body during mummification. He himself was protected or helped by the goddess Selkis. The god was closely connected with the west. On sarcophagi from the Middle Kingdom on he is usually shown on the western side of the foot end. Qebehsenuf is depicted as a man or a man with the head of a falcon. The canopic jar in question could also have a lid shaped like a falcon's head.