Funerary Cone of Amenemopet card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Cone of Amenemopet


Currently not on display


Pottery funerary cone, stamped on the round end with the name and title of the deceased. The hieroglyphic inscription reads: "Chief Bowman (or Troop-Commander), Overseer of Hunters, Amenemopet" [Hrj-pDt jmj-rA nww jmn-m-jpAt]. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Incomplete, chipped, pitted, surface loss, surface dirt. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no.66517: FUNERAL LOAF Pottery, the form of truncated cone, on the base of which is stamped an inscription. 1¾" high, 2¾" diameter. From Thebes. Purchased at Sotheby's, London, 12 November 1928 Lot 225: "Table of Offerings": a specimen of Mummy Cloth; various Ushabti Figures; a wooden Mask; and other Antiquities, many from Thebes, in large glazed case."