London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
TWO EGYPTIAN TERRACOTTA STAMPED FUNERARY CONES FOR THE ROYAL CRAFTSMAN NEBSENY
BOTH DYNASTY XVIII (1550-1070 B.C.)
Bearing an inscription "Praising of Re from his rising in glory until his setting"
3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm.) diam. max. (2)
Formerly the property of The Sutherland Trust, Dunrobin Castle.
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Dunrobin Castle Museum, Sutherland, Scotland.
Cf. M. L. F. Macadam (ed.), A Corpus of Inscribed Funerary Cones, Part I, Oxford, 1957, no. 373 for similar example.
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