Funerary Cone of Tasherimin card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Cone of Tasherimin


Currently not on display


Pottery funerary cone, stamped on the round end with the name and title of the deceased. The hieroglyphic inscription reads: “ Wife of wab-priest of Osiris and the god of Ta [...] rw, Tasherimin justified, born of Padiaaes justified" [Hmt wab n Asjr pA nTr n tA [...] rw tA-Srj-mnw mAa-xrw sAt pA-dj-aAs mAa-xrw]. Paper label numbered '34' stuck to the surface. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Incomplete, heavily pitted and chipped, surface loss, surface dirt.