An Egyptian terracotta foundation cone
Lot 2*
An Egyptian terracotta foundation cone
Sold for £1,560 (US$ 2,622) inc. premium
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An Egyptian terracotta foundation cone
New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, circa 1475 B.C.
Of rectangular-section tapering to a point, the broad end showing in relief the kneeling figure of the deceased in worship, with three and a quarter vertical columns of hieroglyphs infront, naming the deceased as a 'seal-bearer of the King of Lower Egypt, 4th prophet of Amun, Kaemamum, son of the second prophet of king Menkheperre, ie. Tuthmosis III, Si-Qed', 95/8in (24.5cm) long, 3¼in (8.2cm) diam

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  • Provenance:
    Collection of Dr John Winnie, St Mary's Georgia, USA.
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