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Funerary Cone of Sheshonq

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 25–26
Date:
ca. 712–525 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
Preserved L. 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.); Diam. 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1897
Accession Number:
97.4.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Egypt Exploration Fund excavations in Asasif. Acquired by the EEF in the division of finds. Given by the EEF to the Museum for its contribution to the excavations, 1897.

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