Funerary Cone of Satra card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Cone of Satra

1973.1.453

Currently not on display

Information

Pottery funerary cone, stamped on the round end with the name and title of the deceased. The hieroglyphic inscription reads: “Cup-bearer of the king, Satra" [wbA-nswt sAt-ra]. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Incomplete, chipped, suface loss, pitted, surface dirt, labels adhered. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no.66515: FUNERAL LOAF Pottery, the form of truncated cone, on the base of which is stamped an inscription. From the tomb of Sat-Ra, the Royal Scribe. Thebes. 1" high 2¾" diameter. 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.