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Ancient Art

Funerary cone of Mermose

1558–1303 B.C.

Terracotta

2 1/4 × 2 3/4 in. (5.7 × 7 cm)
Anonymous gift
1937.142
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Andre Bircher, Cairo, 1920.

Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 191, no. 126, ill.

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