Funerary Cone of Paentjebu card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Cone of Paentjebu


Currently not on display


Pottery funerary cone, stamped on the round end with the name and title of the deceased. The hieroglyphic inscription reads: “Steward, Paentjebu justified" [ jmj-rA pr pA-n-Tbw mAa-xrw]. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, chipped, residue, surrface dirt. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no. 27445A: Two Egyptian pottery model loaf-seal cones, 7" and 6½". Purchased at Stevens's, London, 15 July 1924 Lot 481.