Funerary Cone of Denreg card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Cone of Denreg


Currently not on display


Pottery funerary cone, stamped on the round end with the name and title of the deceased. The hieroglyphic inscription reads: “Revered one before Osiris, chief wab-priest, Denreg justified" [jmAxy xr Asjr Hrj wab dnrg mAa-xrw]. The stamped end is coloured red, deeply impressed and slightly off-centre. The finger and thumb marks of the maker are still visible. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Incomplete, surface dirt, worn, chipped, adhesive residue.