Funerary Cone of Usy card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Funerary Cone of Usy


Currently not on display


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.