Funerary Cone of Amenhotep card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Cone of Amenhotep


Currently not on display


Pottery funerary cone, stamped on the round end twice with the name and title of the deceased. The hieroglyphic inscription reads: "The fourth priest of Amun, Amenhotep, true of voice. His wife, lady of the house, Amenhotep". CONDITION NOTE 1998: Chipped, worn, surface dirt, discolouration, large area of reconstruction. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum no. 71779: CONE SEAL Pottery, red. 7 3/8" x 3 1/8" Egyptian. Purchased with two other funerary cones as part of Lot 27 at at Hurcombs, 29-30 January 1929.