Funerary Cone of Usy



Pottery funerary cone, stamped on the round end with the name and title of the deceased. The hieroglyphic inscription reads: “Revered one before Osiris, scribe of accounts of the grain of the lord of the Two Lands, Usy justified" [jmAxy xr Asjr sS Hsb jt n nb-tAwj wsy mAa-xrw]. The text is arranged in three rows separated by lines, against a white washed surface. From tomb 171. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Incomplete, worn, surface loss, surface dirt.