Funerary cone

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Catalogue Raisonné

Davies & MacAdam 498

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.4 x 6.6 cm (1 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.5000

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Funerary cone fragment with cone end missing; circular stamp on opposite end has three horizontal registers (indistinct). Davies and MacAdam #498. Owner: Iky; Title: Overseer of Prophets of Montu.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way