Funerary Cone of Simut
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
XVIII Dynasty (?)
New Kingdom (possibly)
Diam. 3 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. (8.3 x 17.2 cm)
Stamped inscription on large end.
This item is not on view
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Funerary Cone of Simut. Pottery, Diam. 3 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. (8.3 x 17.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.116E. Creative Commons-BY
Fragment of a pottery funerary cone (the pointed end missing). The core of the piece is black. The clay, adjacent to the core is deep red while the surface is brick red. The page end bears a stamped inscription.
Condition: Tip missing; large chip near base; white incrustation.
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