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Funerary cone of Thutmose

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Funerary cone fragment of reddish clay with tapering cone element broken off and missing. One complete rectangular stamp on the right side of the head and a portion of the same stamp to its left. The impression shows hieroglyphic text in an undivided register naming the owner as "Chief...

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Probably from Thebes (Dra Abu el-Naga). 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. (Accession Date: June 28, 1872)

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Davies & MacAdam 271


Height x diameter: 7.6 x 6.4 cm (3 x 2 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements