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* An Egyptian Funerary Cone for Osiris, servant of Amun, Pawah justified, New Kingdom, ca. 1550 - 1295 BC

EC710

of conical form, the oval face with finely impressed text in raised relief reads: "The Osiris, servant of Amun, Pa-wah, true of voice."

Tomb: Undiscovered (possibly at Dra Abul Naga)

Reference: Macadam and Davies, "Corpus of Inscribed Funerary Cones," #293

Notes: Two or more examples were unearthed at Dra Abul Naga (Northampton etc. 1908: Pl. 24 – 25. Exact location unknown. Cf. Delgado 2005 [BAEDE 15]: 92). One example was found in TT 16 or 16X (Illegible. 01-177 in Davies's notebook). 18 examples were unearthed from TT 11 – 12 area during the first five seasons of the Spanish-Egyptian mission (Galán and Borrego 2006 [Memnonia 17]: 206).  See also 05-044 & 045 in Macadam's DALEX file 1 and 06-084 in his DALEX file 2.

Dimensions: Length: 4 1/4 inches (10.8 cm)

Condition: Tail missing, with some surface wear but overall intact.

Provenance: Private collection of Dr. U. Mueller, Switzerland acquired before 1978.


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