Funerary Cone of Menkheper card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Cone of Menkheper


Currently not on display


Pottery funerary cone, stamped on the round end with an image, the name and title of the deceased. The hieroglyphic inscription reads: “Praising Re rising in the horizon up the sky by scribe of the offering-table of Amun, Menkheper" [dwA ra wbn=f m Axt n pt jn sS wdHw n jmn mn-xpr]. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, pitted, surface dirt, hieroglyphs are worn, label adhered.