Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Uninscribed Funerary Cone

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Date:
ca. 2124–1981 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, cemetery on north side, Carnarvon/Carter excavations, before 1911
Medium:
Pottery, paint
Dimensions:
L. 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in); diam. 9 cm (3 9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.181.218
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by Carnarvon and Carter before 1911. Purchased from the Egyptian Government, 1912.

Related Objects

Statue of Nebhepetre Mentuhotep II in the Jubilee Garment

Date: ca. 2051–2000 B.C. Medium: Sandstone, paint Accession: 26.3.29 On view in:Gallery 104

Sarcophagus of the Hathor Priestess Henhenet

Date: ca. 2051–2030 B.C. Medium: Limestone, sandstone, paint Accession: 07.230.1a, b On view in:Gallery 104

Stela of the Gatekeeper Maati

Date: ca. 2051–2030 B.C. Medium: Limestone Accession: 14.2.7 On view in:Gallery 104

Jewelry of the Child Myt

Date: ca. 2051–2030 B.C. Medium: Gold, carnelian, silver, glass, blue paste, feldspar, amethyst, jasper, rock crystal, resin, linen twine, leather Accession: 22.3.320–.324-related On view in:Gallery 105

Relief of an Acacia Tree Shading Water Jars with Drinking Cups

Date: ca. 2051–2030 B.C. Medium: Limestone, paint Accession: 26.3.353c On view in:Gallery 104