Egyptian. <em>Funerary Cone of the Fourth Prophet of Amon, Menthuemhat</em>, ca. 1075-656 B.C.E., or 664-332 B.C.E. Terracotta, Diam. 3 3/8 x 6 1/2 in. (8.5 x 16.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.117E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.117E.jpg)

Funerary Cone of the Fourth Prophet of Amon, Menthuemhat

Artist:Egyptian

Medium: Terracotta

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1075-656 B.C.E., or 664-332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: Diam. 3 3/8 x 6 1/2 in. (8.5 x 16.5 cm)

Collections:

Accession Number: 37.117E

Image: CUR.37.117E.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Pottery cone inscribed for the "Fourth Priest of Amun, Mentuemhat". The four lines of the stamped inscription appear in raised relief within a circular frame. The core of the piece is black. The clay around the black center is deep red turning to brick red on the surface. Condition: Hole near base; tip missing; partial remains of buff slip.

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