Artist Egyptian
  • Top of a Terracotta Funerary Cone
Date between 713 and 525 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 3 1/2 × 3 1/4 inches (8.9 × 8.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.218
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed: ni-sw-pth, mntw-m-h3 h3ty-' n niwt [translated: Mnt-Mht, scribe of the granaries of Amun]
probably excavated from Tomb 34 (Thebes, Egypt);
1900?, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)